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WRI 1100: Powell

Dream and make notes

  • Set aside a block of uninterrupted time to mull over stuff.
  • Scribble ideas down, all of them, related to the project.
  • Write down important phrases.
  • Create a document (spreadsheet, Word, Google Doc, pad of paper - whatever works for you) where you keep track of the terminology (keywords) you use for searches and the kinds of results those terms provide).
  • Try using a concept map to see the big picture of your topic.

concept map example