W.2.5 and W.2.6 Revising and Editing Practice



This W.2.5 and W.2.6 Revising and Editing Practice unit includes lesson plans, writing papers, and assessments perfect for teaching your students the correct way to revise and edit their work. In second grade, students must peer edit, revise and edit their work, then publish their work with different formats, digitally and not digitally.

There are 9 lesson plans, which can be spread out over the course of 3 or 4 weeks.
You may choose to teach this unit at the beginning of the year as a full unit, or place these lessons sporadically throughout your Narrative, Opinion, and Informational Units. There are many activities within each lesson plans, which should take you about 2 or 3 days to complete each. The lesson plans are scaffolded to gradually teach the process of editing, revising, and publishing their work.


1- Editing Symbols
2- Learning ARMS and CUPS
3- Strengthening Sentences
4- Learning to Question and Respond to Peer Editing
5- Peer Editing
6- Publishing with Handwriting
7- Publishing a Handwritten Book
8- Publishing with Digital- Word
9- Publishing with Digital- PowerPoint

There are also…
–Writing papers with primary lines and regular lines (8 options with picture sizes)
–Assessments (teacher and self)

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**Please keep in mind if you are buying multiple grade levels, the 1st and 3rd Grade Editing and Publishing Writing sets will have overlapping activities BUT the topics, pictures, and prompts will be completely different.**

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This unit covers the Writing Common Core State Standard W.2.5 and W.2.6:

With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.

With guidance and support from adults, use a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers.