prewriting

[pree-rahy-ting]
noun
preparatory work for a piece of writing, as idea formulation, an outline, or research.
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As a prewriting activity, students will use the graphic organizer to plan their writing.
Student use the research handout for prewriting activity.
Semantic maps serve as a prewriting framework for brainstorming and organizing ideas.
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