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: 44 votes (9.73%)
topics related to college life: 42 votes (9.29%)
topics related to foreign policy & relations: 24 votes (5.31%)
highly controversial topics: 45 votes (9.96%)
topics that talk about human life experiences: 60 votes (13.27%)
topics about generational differences: 13 votes (2.88%)
topics related to science: 88 votes (19.47%)
topics related to my personal life: 63 votes (13.94%)
topics related to history or modern life: 42 votes (9.29%)
I don't care. I like my teacher to choose for me.: 31 votes (6.86%)
Total Votes: 452

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


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