Examples of writing territory maps that may inspire students.
This post focuses on generating writing topics using lists for narrative, persuasive, and informational writing in a writer's notebook.
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This website discusses techniques that will help you start writing a paper and continue writing through the challenges of the revising process. Brainstorming can help you choose a topic, develop an approach to a topic, or deepen your understanding of the topic’s potential.
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Pre-writing strategies use writing to generate and clarify ideas. While many writers have traditionally created outlines before beginning writing, there are other possible prewriting activities.
Step by step brainstorming procedure for expository writing
Brainstorming anchor charts