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NAME: Billy Curtin


Favorite Active Reading Strategies

  • Ask questions
  • Identifying unfamiliar words


Favorite Brainstorming Strategies

  • Free-writing
  • Researching the topic
  • Asking who, what, when, where, and why


Favorite Polishing Strategies

  • Checking the spelling and grammar of my sentences
  • Revisiting my sentences to make sure they are in the correct order, justify my claim, and make sense


Favorite Drafting Strategies

  • Free-writing
  • Writing in 30 minute increments


Favorite Revision Strategies

  • Reading each paragraph by itself
  • Reading paragraphs from their last sentence to their first (backwards)