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: 26 votes (10.79%)
topics related to college life: 24 votes (9.96%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 12 votes (4.98%)
highly controversial topics: 24 votes (9.96%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 28 votes (11.62%)
topics about generational differences: 7 votes (2.9%)
topics related to science: 40 votes (16.6%)
topics related to my personal life: 35 votes (14.52%)
topics related to history or modern life: 28 votes (11.62%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 17 votes (7.05%)
Total Votes: 241

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


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