Experiential Writing Worksheets:
Taking Notes –
Doing research is a bit like being a detective, and a good detective
keeps good track of his clues.
A Garden of Facts
– As you do your research, it is important to take notes, not only
of important information and ideas, but of the sources of them.
Library – Before you begin your research, visit three areas
of the library to find resources on your topic.
– Before you begin your research, visit three areas of the library
to find resources on your topic.
Pretend that you have to do a report on the nature of courage. In
addition to researching the topic, it is a requirement for you to
include some personal anecdote in your report.
Sources of Information
– Choose one of the situations about which you have some personal
experience. Write an anecdote describing that experience.
Know Where To Look
– Polly is on a Library Scavenger Hunt to locate information about
all of the topics listed.
Look It Up! –
Read each topic. Write its number on a line in the reference book
where you are most likely to find the information you are looking