This page includes a standard error correction symbol code. Use these symbols to highlight key mistakes in a student’s work.
This is a 3-way system.
1) Tutor marks the mistakes using the correction code and returns to the student.
2) Student makes correction in a different colour pen and returns to the tutor.
3) Tutor checks the corrections and returns to the student.
Reason: This way the student learns from their mistakes and takes more responsibility in correcting errors and learning from mistakes.
Higher Level Error Correction Practice Worksheet
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