What three actions does a good writer take?
1) The writer submits the paper a day or two after the deadline. 2) The writer accepts and implements constructive feedback about the paper. 3) The writer starts the research a day before the paper is due. 4) The writer practices writing several drafts of the paper.
Why is it important to teach the writing process?
Good writers are good readers. Balanced Literacy focuses on developing the many skills that good readers and writers possess, in an authentic method of communication. Writing makes for better readers and improves comprehension and critical thinking.
What is the role of prewriting in the writing process?
Prewriting is the “generating ideas” part of the writing process when the student works to determine the topic and the position or point-of-view for a target audience. Pre-writing should be offered with the time necessary for a student to create a plan or develop an outline to organize materials for the final product.