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Reviewing the Writing Process

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prewriting
the stage during which we brainstorm and organize ideas
drafting
the stage during which we write down our ideas into paragraph / essay / letter form
revising
the stage during which we evaluate a draft to improve the quality, relevance, and organization of ideas
editing
the stage during which we identify and correct errors in grammar and conventions
publishing
submitting the final ("polished") draft for readers and audiences to enjoy
relevant
an idea that relates directly to the topic sentence or thesis is _______
replaced
generic, weak details should be ______ with strong, specific details
removed
irrelevant details should be ______ to improve the unity of a paragraph/essay
add
we can _____ evidence and explanations to help readers understand the main idea
radar
a revision strategy
cups
an editing strategy
spelling
When we edit, we check capitalization, usage, punctuation, and _______.
brainstorming
a strategy used to generate ideas within a short amount of time
graphic organizer
a "visual" used to organize ideas
web
a graphic organizer used to brainstorm ideas quickly
t-chart
a graphic organizer used to evaluate the pros and cons