Now that you know your individual writing goals, you may need some help with them. Most of the individual goals are not something we will cover in class because most of them are skills that are below the 10th grade level. Here is a list of the most common individual writing goals along with some links to information about/practice with them. (If you have a goal that you don’t see listed here AND we don’t go over it in class, you should see me!)
Verb Tense Consistency
Here is an explanation of verb tense consistency with examples from Purdue Online Writing Lab. Here is another one if you didn’t like that one. Here is an interactive quiz you can take to practice verb tense consistency.
Sentence Run-ons and Fragments
Here is an explanation of what sentence fragments and run-ons are from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Here is a pretty simple quiz on recognizing run-ons and fragments. But if you REALLY want to see if you understand them, take this quiz.