Research Skills for Developing Writers: Lesson 3 Pre-Reading Activities

An introductory guide to help multilingual undergraduate writers at the U develop their research skills.

Pre-Reading Opinion Poll

Opinion Poll: What kind of topic is most interesting for you to research?

Pre-Reading Opinion Poll
topics related to politics: 27 votes (10.34%)
topics related to college life: 28 votes (10.73%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 12 votes (4.6%)
highly controversial topics: 25 votes (9.58%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 32 votes (12.26%)
topics about generational differences: 7 votes (2.68%)
topics related to science: 47 votes (18.01%)
topics related to my personal life: 38 votes (14.56%)
topics related to history or modern life: 28 votes (10.73%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 17 votes (6.51%)
Total Votes: 261

Pre-Reading Video: What will this lesson teach you?


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