Feedback that helps writers think differently about their work.
Process that helps writers discover the significance of a topic.
Insights that help writers make topics relevant to a community of readers.
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Complex activity that helps writers commit to and explore an idea.
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Many textbook authors believe the goal of academic writers is to reveal something new or share insights on some complex idea that would otherwise remain hidden. As a student writer, you may be wondering what tools you need to scrape away the outer layers and "dig" for meaning. This activity tests your knowledge of the tools and terms used in the writing process.
InstructionsSelect a term from the blue boxes.Select a definition from the gray boxes which describes that term.Matching color boxes will appear if the answers are correct.
Questions that help writers discover a topic from everyday life.
Common strategies that help writers support points.
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Statement that expresses a main idea, focuses thinking, and develops a revelatory point.
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Tools of the Trade
Options that help writers arrange points and connect ideas.