The Writing Process. By Tonya Sparkman. The Writing Process. Powerful communicators know that planning is the key to good writing. Planning is an important part of the writing process that includes 5 basic steps. . The 5 Basic Steps of Writing. Prewriting Drafting Revising
know that planning is the key to good writing.
Planning is an important
part of the writing
process that includes
5 basic steps.
This step you plan what you are going to write. You choose:
Identify audience and purpose
It is when you write your ideas in sentences and paragraphs, follow your pre- writing plan to write your first draft of your composition.
Then carefully arrange the information according to your plan.
This stage is the first part of editing
your writing . You may work by
yourself or with a partner or a group.
Make changes that will improve
In this stage you finish your editing by polishing your work.
Check for errors in grammer, spelling,capitalization, and punctuation.
Make a final copy of your composition.
Finally you choose a way to present your work to an audience .
You may want to add pictures, make a class book, or read your work aloud.
A Tonya Sparkman