Commenting Tips

Do's and Don'ts

3rd - 4th Grade

Do's
  • Golden Rule - Treat others as you would like others to treat you (polite, helpful)
  • High Fives - When adding positive comments, please add why you like it
    • I liked ... because ...
  • Clarifications - Ask a question about parts that confused you
    • Could you explain what you meant by ...
    • What do you mean when you say ...
    • I was a little confused by ...
  • Help - Offer polite and specific ways they could improve their work
    • You might consider adding ... because ...
    • You might consider removing/changing ... because ...
Dont's
  • Please do not comment on grammar and spelling (if it confuses you, ask questions, otherwise move on)

7th - 8th Grade

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