The skill Edit and Proof is defined as frequently reviewing and correcting mistakes in one’s work.
- Volunteer to proofread a friend’s paper.
- Write or edit for a school or group publication.
- Read The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White.
Useful Web Links
Details in your Papers – This website gives different activities to help practice editing and proofreading.
Proofreading and Editing Tips – some helpful techniques for using this skill.
Useful Video Links