As a relief/substitute teacher, you see many great ideas created by teachers. Here is one such idea. Items one to nine, below, were on a poster with the title, \"Writing Checklist\" in a Year Three class classroom. What follows each item in the checklist below is what I would explain to my class about each item. (I have reorganised the original checklist into ideas I feel fit together, e.g. presentation). Have I read my writing? Does my writing have all the ideas I wanted to include? Does my writing make sense? Is the story in the right sequence? Are there any confusing words or phrases? Have I left out any words? You can leave out \'little\' words because your mind works faster than you can write. The next four deal with the presentation, particularly punctuation. Do my sentences begin with a capital letter and end with a full stop?
I have an aviation background so in my world, every action we take begins with a checklist. Over the years, I have developed a system of checklists that I use in everyday life. Checklists are used for two purposes. One is to produce a routine for what you want to accomplish. The second reason is to make sure that you haven\'t missed any of the steps. I use a checklist in my Network Marketing business to make sure I am completing my daily tasks. It is especially important is to stay consistent to my Internet Market plan. Here is my typical daily checklist: