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  Proofreading - spelling
Updated 07 March 2002, 11.05
Spellcheck proposed World Cup drinks breaks

Learning aims
  • Develop proofreading skills with spelling
  • Make own corrections
Introduction
Display to the class the
worksheet version of World Cup bosses to discuss drinks breaks.

Make the corrections with the class for the mistakes in spelling.

Compare the class' version with the original news story.

One of the Harry Potter toys
One of the Harry Potter toys

Main activity
Children proofread the
worksheet version of Potter toys cheaper in the US and make corrections to its spelling.

Extension activity
Children adapt a chosen news story to include errors for a partner to proofread.

Plenary
Children present their corrected versions for comparison with the CBBC Newsround originals.


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TeachersWorksheet: World Cup bosses to discuss drinks breaks
TeachersWorksheet: Potter toys cheaper in the US
SportWorld Cup bosses to discuss drinks breaks
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