3 Tutorials that teach Prewriting
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Author: Evan Saathoff

This lesson teaches prewriting techniques, with an emphasis on outlines.

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Terms to Know
  • Outline

    The pre-written plan for an essay or other piece of writing and generally includes at least a working thesis, the primary ideas to be discussed, and structural organization.

  • Prewriting

    Planning and organization that a writer does before actively beginning to write.