Ch 6: Providing Effective Feedback to Students

About This Chapter

When it comes to teaching writing, constructive feedback is an essential component of helping your students to improve their writing abilities. In this chapter, you'll learn effective ways to provide feedback for a student's writing.

Providing Effective Feedback to Students - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our instructors present various methods of feedback that could be used as an effective means to provide constructive evaluation of a student's writing. You'll learn more about:

  • Writing conferences
  • Feedback options for writing samples, grammar and writing mechanics
  • Constructive criticism
  • Peer feedback

Our engaging lessons clearly illustrate effective feedback strategies, and lesson quizzes allow you to check your understanding of how you can utilize different feedback techniques in your classroom. You can also use the embedded video tags to go back and revisit any part of the videos that you were unclear on or want to study further.

How It Helps

  • Increases writing conference effectiveness: These lessons can help you optimize your writing conferences with your students by utilizing effective planning strategies and knowing appropriate times to provide feedback.
  • Builds peer relationships: By reviewing the steps of effective peer feedback, you'll help your students learn to work together and provide useful feedback to their classmates.
  • Improves student's writing: This chapter provides clear, informative strategies for helping your students improve their grammar, mechanics and overall writing samples.

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Conduct efficient and informative writing conferences
  • Provide effective feedback to your students in regards to grammar and mechanics
  • Improve the efficiency of peer review sessions
  • Better assist your students in developing the content of their writing

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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