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: 25 votes (10.82%)
topics related to college life: 22 votes (9.52%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 10 votes (4.33%)
highly controversial topics: 24 votes (10.39%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 26 votes (11.26%)
topics about generational differences: 7 votes (3.03%)
topics related to science: 39 votes (16.88%)
topics related to my personal life: 35 votes (15.15%)
topics related to history or modern life: 28 votes (12.12%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 15 votes (6.49%)
Total Votes: 231

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


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