Error Detecting and Correcting Techniques: #2: Before you decide on correcting your students, ask yourself the following questions: – What kind of error has been made? – Is it useful to correct the student? – Should I correct it now? At the end of the activity? At the end of the lesson? – Should I […]
Error Detecting and Correcting Techniques: #1: Mistakes VS. Errors A mistake is commonly considered as a ‘slip,’ and CAN BE SELF-CORRECTED. An error reflects more on the competence or knowledge of the learner. Therefore, it CAN NOT be self-corrected.