PREWRITING IS WHEN YOU… generate ideas and organize ideas for writing.
PREWRITING IS…• the getting-ready-to-write stage.• rehearsal before the big show of drafting.• according to Donald Murray, prewriting be 70% of the writing process.*• “writers begin tentatively – talking, reading, writing – to see what they know and what direction they want to go.”*• a time to develop an idea.
RESOURCE CITEDTompkins, Gail E., and Hoskisson, Kenneth. Language Arts: Content and Teaching Strategies. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1995.