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 (10.27%)
topics related to college life: 31 votes (10.62%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 17 votes (5.82%)
highly controversial topics: 27 votes (9.25%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 35 votes (11.99%)
topics about generational differences: 8 votes (2.74%)
topics related to science: 52 votes (17.81%)
topics related to my personal life: 41 votes (14.04%)
topics related to history or modern life: 30 votes (10.27%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 21 votes (7.19%)
Total Votes: 292

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


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