Peer editing/revising as a peer editor, your job is to be as specific as possible in helping your classmates write a clear and strong paper below are ten areas that you can consider to help provide constructive feedback to other students ideally, start by pointing out the paper’s strengths, and then move on to identify points that. Make sure that you complete the most important editing and proofreading tasks editing editing is what you begin doing as soon as you finish your first draft you reread your draft to see, for example, whether the paper is well-organized, the transitions between paragraphs are smooth, and your evidence really backs up your argument.
Is the research thoroughly documented is the research integrated into the paper, or does it weigh down the paper, obscuring the writer's ideas how could the writer more successfully integrate sources into his or her paper marking the draft if you are working with a photocopied version of a paper, feel free to write a few comments and suggestions. The paper is not just a list of facts but has a natural “flow” of information there is a logical and organized progression of ideas in the paper paper maintains academic/formal tone.
Peer editing and revising research papers add to favorites 7 teachers like this lesson print lesson today's lesson focuses on peer revision and editing of research papers this is the last step before students hand in the final draft since this is the last lesson of the research paper, it's important that students understand what.
Peer editing checklist directions: proofreader: somewhat depends on you if you have questions or you are not sure about something, ask me you need to read the paper several times do not skip sentences do not skim read very closely even read aloud quietly, so you can hear them not to fit the style of a research paper 14 look at. Peer editing is an unavoidable part of academic life this doesn’t just include faculty scholars and undergraduate students anymore more and more undergraduate students find themselves peer editing research papers, and also having their own papers edited by their peers. The purpose of peer review as a prelude to revision is to help the writer determine which parts of the paper are effective as is, and which are unclear, incomplete, or unconvincing 3 describe peer review as an opportunity for students to learn how to write for an audience. Peer editing procedure you must make an honest effort to have each of your papers (assignments 1-4) commented on by two of your classmates before you turn it in to me for the first time i have allowed time in the schedule for you to revise each paper in response to peer editing comments.
Title of paper: _____ peer editor’s name: _____ directions: all revisions & editing marks must be corrected in a colored utensil (other than blue/black) please use the correct editing marks for all revisions. Peer edit – research paper author of the research paper _____ formatting editor of the research paper _____ for the writer: 1 what is the thesis 2 what in particular do you want the reviewer to check. Make sure that you complete the most important editing and proofreading tasks editing you reread your draft to see, for example, whether the paper is well-organized, the transitions between paragraphs are smooth, and your evidence really backs up your argument.