Research Talking with people Consulting notes Collaborating with co-workers Getting briefings Internet searches Reading periodicals Contacting vendors …etc.
Planning Pre-Writing Process◦ Clustering◦ Brainstorming◦ Outlining Use whatever planning process worksbest for you. Everyone is different.
Drafting Putting your ideas onto paper Key Questions◦ Page 37: Things to ask yourself when youread your draft. Guidelines◦ Page 37
Revising Fixing up your draft for content.◦ Allow enough time to revise.◦ Rethink your main ideas and structure.◦ Key Questions – page 38-39
Editing Fixing grammatical errors, syntax, andother mechanical issues. Editing Guidelines – page 42-51 Tip: Having someone else read yourwork before sending it out will alwayshelp! Tip 2: It is extremely important thatyou edit work you hand in for thisclass!
CASE STUDY:A “BEFORE” AND“AFTER” REVISIONPages 39-40