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cademic Writing for Staff

The resources included on this page are designed to help you assess and develop your students' academic writing skills.

Resources for tutors

This resource provides suggestions and practical help for those delivering student workshops/classroom activities.

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You may also find the following resources helpful when considering academic writing for students.

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Top 3 pick up and go classroom activities


docicon.gifThis activity is designed to encourage students to focus their thinking by writing for a specified amount of time.

The Three Liner

docicon.gifThis activity can help students structure a plan for their assignment.

Assignment Paraphrase

docicon.gifThis activity can help students to understand assignment questions.

Activities for students to use independently
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