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Common Core Standards

Revising and Editing

Grade: 3rd Grade



Improve writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing with guidance and support from adults and feedback from peers.




revise drafts to improve sentence structure and word choice by adding, deleting, combining, and rearranging ideas for coherence and clarity;




edit drafts using standard English conventions, including:
  • (i) complete simple and compound sentences with subject-verb agreement;

  • (ii) past, present, and future verb tense;

  • (iii) singular, plural, common, and proper nouns;

  • (iv) adjectives, including their comparative and superlative forms;

  • (v) adverbs that convey time and adverbs that convey manner;

  • (vi) prepositions and prepositional phrases;

  • (vii) pronouns, including subjective, objective, and possessive cases;

  • (viii) coordinating conjunctions to form compound subjects, predicates, and sentences;

  • (ix) capitalization of official titles of people, holidays, and geographical names and places;

  • (x) punctuation marks, including apostrophes in contractions and possessives and commas in compound sentences and items in a series; and

  • (xi) correct spelling of words with grade-appropriate orthographic patterns and rules and high-frequency words; and

3rd Grade Writing - Revising and Editing Lesson
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