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: 32 votes (10.46%)
topics related to college life: 31 votes (10.13%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 21 votes (6.86%)
highly controversial topics: 28 votes (9.15%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 36 votes (11.76%)
topics about generational differences: 8 votes (2.61%)
topics related to science: 52 votes (16.99%)
topics related to my personal life: 45 votes (14.71%)
topics related to history or modern life: 31 votes (10.13%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 22 votes (7.19%)
Total Votes: 306

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


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