FIVE STEPS OF THE WRITING PROCESS

PREWRITING
STEP 1

PREWRITING
Freely exploring topic, choosing a topic, and gathering and organizing details while you write

DRAFTING
STEP 2

DRAFTING
Getting ideas down on paper in roughly the format you intend

REVISING
STEP 3

REVISING
Correcting any major errors and improving the writing’s form and content

EDITING & PROOFREADING
STEP 4

EDITING & PROOFREADING
Polishing the writing

PUBLISHING & PRESENTING
STEP 5

PUBLISHING & PRESENTING
Sharing your writing