/Home►My courses►UNIV 1001 - AY2020-T1►12 September - 18 September►Discussion Forum Unit 2►Discussion Forum Unit 2SubscribeHOMECONTACT USRESOURCESLINKSFACULTYMY COURSESMENU Search forumsDiscussion Forum Unit 2by Anika Breaux (Instructor) - Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 8:17 PMWriting college-level assignments can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Thisweek, let’s have a discussion on writing strategies. In your response, be sure to addressthe following:1. Is writing easy for you, or di±cult? Why?2. What strategies are helpful for college-level writing assignments? How do you startyour assignments that require a lot of writing?3. When you write, what is the di²erence between writing a paper and writing adiscussion post? What is the di²erence between writing an initial discussion postand a response to one of your classmates?Your response should be at least 250 words.When you’re done, read, rate, and comment on at least three of your classmates’ posts.Your responses should be at least 100 words that advance the discussion of the topic.
/130 wordsPermalink | ReplyRe: Discussion Forum Unit 2by Elizabeth Knickerbocker - Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:52 PMThere is so much to writing. I can sit here all day and write. I ±nd that writingdown what I need to before I type it up helps me. Not only am I double checkingmyself in the process, I am also ±xing things as I go. Sometimes though, I ±nd that mybrain just can’t come up with anything for me to write. I don’t have an issue withmaking my papers the way the professor wants it to be. I think the most di²cult partof writing for me is citing and quoting.Some of the strategies that I ±nd to be useful are writing down my points and thendoing an outline. Once I have outlined my paper I start writing my rough draft. Ialways do this on paper not the computer. I do that because I can make correctionseasier I feel. Once I have written my rough draft I type it up. After that I do any smallrevisions that may need to be done. I start assignments out by making sure that I