Reading and Responding to Drafts

WRITER'S NAME:________________________________

YOUR NAME:____________________________________


Write down your answers to these questions as you read. Spend at least 30 minutes reading and responding. Return this sheet and your responses to the writer. WRITERS: include this sheet and the reader's responses when you turn in your final draft.


1. Read the draft through once for an INITIAL RESPONSE. 2. Read through the paper a second time. 3. Read the paper a third time. 4. Read the paper a final time. 5. Write an alternate introduction or conclusion for the writer.
Please send comments to: Laura Brady lbrady@wvu.edu