Teaching students to revise their papers is not an easy task. Revision esssentially means to reread. Ideally, students will reread and improve their writing. When revising, students can add new ideas or words, delete, substitute words or ideas, or reorganize their paper.

Students can revise for the six traits of good writing.
See Our Page on Six Traits

Acronymns for Revision

ARMS Revision Strategy.pdf
SODA Revision Strategy.pdf (SODA is an acronymn to help students remember what they can do during revision.)