Peer Edit

Peer Review


  • Describe the topic being presented.  Is there too much or too little information about the debate provided?

  • What is the position of the author?  


  • Identify the reasons supporting the position.  Is sufficient evidence provided to support each reason? Explain.


  • What opposing views are discussed?  How does the author respond (refute, concede, qualify)?  Is the response convincing?


  • Check the author’s citations and Works Cited page.  Are they formatted correctly?


  • What is one thing this paper did very well?


  • What is one thing the author may need to revise before turning this in?