Daily Paragraph Editing - Free Resources
Teach grammar and editing skills with FREE paragraph editing resources.
Paragraph editing is a wonderful way to teach grammar, spelling, mechanics and self-editing techniques as well as expose your student to new words. There are numerous books that you can buy which have numerous paragraphs for editing, but the resources found on this page will help you create your own paragraph editing curriculum, FREE!
Paragraph Editing Resources
- Education World - Everyday Edits
There are quite a few paragraph editing pages to print from this resource. Click on each month for a long list of edits for that month. Be sure to return to the main month listing for more edits. You can also find Animals A-Z Edits which are writte
- Spelling Connections Online
This is a neat little site that has a ton of paragraph editing practice. Use the drop down menus to choose between grades 1 to 8, then choose a unit (it doesn't matter which one, they are all different). Most grades have at least 35 units - which i
- Mrs. Zimmerman's Learning Conservatory
This site includes 24 daily editing PDF pages as well as 5 quizzes. Created for a 3rd grade gifted & talented classroom.
- English for Everyone
Lots of worksheets here organized by beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.
- Super Teacher Worksheets
This is a pay site, but they do have a couple of paragraph editing pages that are free - Basketball and Beach.
- Lesson Planet
Includes lots of every day edit worksheets which are categorized by grade level. Most are PDF documents that are free to download and print.
- Daily Warm-Ups Daily Edits
This is an 11 page PDF sample of the book Daily Warm-Ups Daily Edits Level 1 by Walch Publishing. You can print out the sample pages to use for free.
- Pearson New Century Handbook
Chapters 24 and up include a paragraph editing exercise.
Learning Grammar - Need a free resource for learning or touching up on your grammar?
- Daily Grammar
There are 440 grammar lessons on this site, all provided for free. When you get to the site, click on the "Archive" tab. There you will find all of the lessons arranged both by lesson number and subject. A wonderful tool if you're just looking to b
Quite a few free grammar lessons on this site, arranged by topic/subject. You'll also find a list of easily confused words and a free grammar checker.
A long list of free grammar worksheets for K-5 grade.
- Dave's ESL Cafe
A HUGE list of free grammar lessons.
- English Grammar Secrets
A nice website of lessons that you can use to brush up on your English grammar skills. Lessons are arranged by topic.
Antique Book Resources - Some things never go out of style!
I love old books, and while the information in some can be outdated, there are some that are an invaluable resource. Best of all, they're FREE. Here are a few that you can download and print (if you'd like) or simply read on your computer.
- The Rudiments of English Grammar
by Joseph Priestly (1772)
- A Short Introduction to English Grammar: with Critical Notes
by Robert Lowth (1838)
- An English grammar
by Alexander Bain (1863)
- English grammar: adapted to the different classes of learners with an Appendix Containing Rules and
by Lindley Murray (1850) How do you like that title!...here's another one...
- A grammar of the English language in a series of letters: Intended for the use of schools and young
by William Cobbett (1831)
- The English grammar
by Ben Jonson (1909)
- The logical English grammar
by Frederick Gard Fleay (1884)
- Introductory lessons in English grammar for use in intermediate grades
by William Henry Maxwell (1916)
- The elements of English grammar: methodically arranged for the assistance of young persons who study
by George Neville Ussher (1803)
- A complete graded course in English grammar and composition
by Benjamin Young Conklin (1889)
Grammar Lessons on YouTube - For those who like to watch!
There are quite a few grammar lessons to be found on YouTube. As with all things YouTube, carefully screen the videos beforehand.
If you find a particular teacher that you like, you can click on their username to view all of their available videos.