The Writing Process.pptx - THE WRITING PROCESS \u25aaWriting is not one step but it is a process composed of several steps \u25aaWhat\u2019s your process

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Writing is not one step, but it is a process composed of several steps. What’s your process? Taking short cuts in any process, including the writing process, can result in mistakes. Everyone’s process might be slightly different.
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PREWRITING/BRAINSTORMIN G Opens a doorway to your thoughts Helps prevent writer’s block Builds confidence Sparks creativity Tells you when to quit Just get ideas onto paper
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PLANNING the thesis- the cornerstone of your essay if you’re not sure of your main point your readers won’t be either thesis may change slightly (or even all together) as you start writing the less planning you do, the longer it is going to take you the
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Unformatted text preview: write the paper DRAFTING ▪ writer’s block is normal - write through the problem, or return to planning or prewriting stage. ▪ don’t procrastinate ▪ concentrate on ideas REVISING ▪ Seeing again ▪ put draft aside ▪ let someone else look at your work- ask them to focus on the content instead of grammar, spelling or punctuation ▪ don’t be afraid to start over PROOFREADING ▪ final polish ▪ grammar, spelling, word choice ▪ Note: Writing is not a simple step-by-step process; it’s a repetitive one. ▪ Be willing to listen to the advice and comments of others. Be willing to discard ideas that did not work....
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