Pre-Writing Strategies

Pre-writing is a way of organizing your thoughts and beginning to put the information you have on paper. It is best to do a pre-writing activity before you actually begin writing your paper or essay.
 
 
Basic Prewriting Strategies
 
  1. You should use pre-writing to...

    • think more clearly
    • see a start of your paper
    • keep track of your ideas
    • practice expressing yourself in writing
  2.  

  3. Develop paper in pre-writing strategies  


  4. Jolt list

    Brainstorm

    Free Writing

     

  5. Visualize/Organize Major Categories in pre-writing strategies


  6. Outline

    Mapping

    Tree Diagram
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