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Basic Writing Skills

This collection includes web sites that are appropriate for someone teaching developmental writing.
Course: Engl 097

Pedagogical Approach


Learning Outcomes

Well formed sentences Cohesive paragraphs Essays with logical flow including introductory and closing statements, transition sentences, logical conclusions. Proper grammar, punctuation, spelling


Take home writing assignments Exams In-class writing

Other Information


Course Resources

  • English-Zone.Com
    English-Zone.Com (Collection)
    Large site providing instruction and quizzes in grammar, spelling, reading, and writing; references for verbs,... More
  • Guide to Grammar and Writing
    Full of great tutorials, this website provides everything from the basic parts of speech all the way to writing the... More
  • Purdue University's Online Writing Lab
    Provides online tutoring, handouts, and interactive PowerPoint presentations on writing-related topics (incl. ESL).