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: 30 votes (10.6%)
topics related to college life: 30 votes (10.6%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 17 votes (6.01%)
highly controversial topics: 26 votes (9.19%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 34 votes (12.01%)
topics about generational differences: 7 votes (2.47%)
topics related to science: 49 votes (17.31%)
topics related to my personal life: 40 votes (14.13%)
topics related to history or modern life: 29 votes (10.25%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 21 votes (7.42%)
Total Votes: 283

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

 

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