Author: Nancy Lobb
Publisher: J Weston Walch
Keywords: activities, proofreading, errors
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 2002-02-28
List price: $22.99
ISBN-10: 0825143284
ISBN-13: 9780825143281

Strengthen your students’ writing as they build their grammar and usage skills! Find the Errors II gives high school students plenty of opportunities to hone their writing and proofreading skills. 35 humorous anecdotes are filled with misplaced commas, verb-tense shifts, pronoun/antecedent agreement images, and other grammar glitches A follow-up to the popular Find the Errors (written for middle school students), Find the Errors II similarly includes grammatical rules, answer keys, additional activities, and tests for easy assessment. This volume provides excellent preparation for standa

Author: Trevor Horwood
Publisher: ActionPrint Press
Keywords: guide, editing, proofreading, freelance
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 1995-06
List price: $22.29
ISBN-10: 0952397471
ISBN-13: 9780952397472

Author: Nancy Lobb
Publisher: J Weston Walch
Keywords: activities, proofreading, errors
Published: 1998-01-01
List price: $22.99
ISBN-10: 0825137241
ISBN-13: 9780825137242

The fun way to improve writing skills!Middle school students will enjoy this engaging introduction to proofreading. Each lesson is a short, humorous anecdote or letter, or crossword puzzle riddled with errors. It s up to your students to identify and notate the mistakes. Focuses on spelling, capitalization, punctuation, sentence structure, and style. 37 fun-filled lessons Extensive teacher support includes grammatical rules, answer keys, additional activities, and tests for easy assessment

Author: Jill Safro
Publisher: Teaching Resources
Keywords: practice, daily, minute, grades, proofreading
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 2003-07-01
List price: $11.95
ISBN-10: 0439431115
ISBN-13: 9780439431118

Author: Laura Anderson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Keywords: handbook, proofreading, mcgraw
Number of Pages: 164
Published: 2006-10-10
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 007145764X
ISBN-13: 9780071457644

Expert advice to perfect your proofreading skills McGraw-Hill’s Proofreading Handbook helps ensure that your documents are letter-perfect, every time. Veteran editor and proofreader Laura Anderson arms you with all the tools of the proofreader’s trade and walks you step-by-step through the entire proofreading process.

Author: Debra A. Smith
Publisher: Crisp Learning
Keywords: crisp, fifty, minute, series, tactics, techniques, proofreading, skills, tips, powerful
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1994-07-26
List price: $19.95
ISBN-10: 1560522593
ISBN-13: 9781560522591

Ever send out an embarrassing, costly, typo-filled, business letter? Now, this practical book is here to help. Each section contains exercises and activities that strengthen your proofreading skills and eliminate errors and inaccuracies from your documents. Learning Objectives: To present helpful hints for successful proofreading. To provide training in correct grammar, punctuation, spelling, usage, capitalization, and numbers. To give proofreading practice.

Author: Suzanne Gilad
Publisher: For Dummie
Keywords: dummies, literature, language, copyediting, proofreading
Number of Pages: 384
Published: 2007-05-07
List price: $19.99
ISBN-10: 0470121718
ISBN-13: 9780470121719

Turn your knack for language into a lucrative career Must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning résumé and land the job you’ve always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents - find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss. Balance between style and rules Master the art of the
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