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Editing Sentences
From YouTube, produced by Les Leonard
Five easy steps to editing sentences .Demonstrated using the SMARTboard record feature by instructor Les Leonard. (7:34)
Found by tremeris2k10 in Editing
November 28, 2010 at 07:45 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
How Can I Become a Better Writer?
From YouTube, produced by ehow
Learn from a professional writer how to become a better writer by reading a lot of different authors and writing as much as possible.  A god tip is to go back and edit your writing to improve writing skills.
Found by grazianione in Editing
February 5, 2010 at 12:31 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
The Writing Process: Edit
From YouTube, produced by East Tennessee State
This video clearly explains what editing is and everything writers need to do in order to edit properly.  It is made for University level students,  but would be beneficial to any young writers.  It contains helpful tips for editing.  (03:45)
August 14, 2012 at 04:31 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
How to Edit Your Own Writing
From YouTube, produced by Expert Village
Lecture- refresher course on self-editing skills. Reminders to check spelling, punctuation, capital letters, sentence structure and word usage. (1:18)
Found by tinag1974 in Editing
August 13, 2009 at 09:44 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Concision: Never Use 28 Words When 8 Will Do.
From Slideboom, produced by slideboom
This slideshow (26 black on white word frames), narrated by a soft adult male teacher voice, explains how to write concisely but not vaguely.  Provide details, not generalizations.  (10 minutes 12 seconds includes class assignment at end.)
Found by LarrySanger in Editing
November 10, 2008 at 05:34 PM
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Ages: 15 - 18
Self-editing : Audience and Purpose
From YouTube, produced by ExpertVillage.com
Lecture with examples. The instructor compares formal and informal language choices to match the audience and purpose of the writing.  Examples of appropriate and inappropriate uses of jargon are shown.  One example shows an example of a job inquiry.
Found by tinag1974 in Editing
August 13, 2009 at 09:43 AM
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Ages: 15 - 18
How to Edit Your Writing : Common Punctuation Mistakes
From YouTube, produced by ExpertVillage
Proper punctuation impresses potential employers. Learn about the misuse of some common punctuation marks in this free self-editing lesson for writers and job seekers.  Teacher shows examples on her computer screen. Narrative of the lecture appears i... [more]
Found by tinag1974 in Editing
August 13, 2009 at 09:45 AM
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Ages: 5 - 7
Writer's Workshop: Editing and Revising
From YouTube
This is a short clip that gives an example of a writer's checklist for kindergarten.  The lists reminds students what they should include in their writing.  They also use a colored pen to add (edit) their writing.  (00:52)
August 27, 2012 at 01:10 PM
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