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2: Setting the Stage for Writing

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    • Anonymous
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    • 2.1: Considering your own subjectivity
      Discuss how analysis does not lead to definitive answers but rather to subjective impressions. Discuss how our points of view are influenced by our connections, values and experiences. Introduce the reading/observation journal as a means of initially exploring our reactions.
    • 2.2: Consulting Other Sources
      Discuss how analysis does not lead to definitive answers but rather to subjective impressions. Discuss how our points of view are influenced by our connections, values and experiences. Introduce the reading/observation journal as a means of initially exploring our reactions.
    • 2.3: An Overview of the Writing Process
      Explain how writing takes both time and effort, and discuss effective ways to go about it. Discuss how the writing process is not linear but recursive, moving back and forth from invention to revision. Reveal how learning to write analytically can lead to success in many areas of life outside of the classroom.


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