WRTG 293 students,
This discussion topic is designed to help prepare you for Writing Assignment #1, “Rewriting a Set of Instructions.”
Please download the Word document in writing assignment #1 that features the poorly written set of instructions.
Then complete the following steps in responding to this discussion topic:
1. Peruse the McMurrey, Jerz, and Wikibooks resources on how to write instructions. They are provided in the list of items for Content for week 1.
2. Examine the set of poorly written instructions. List at least three problems with the instructions, using the these three resources as a guide.
- David McMurrey — Instructions: Tell Them How to Do It!Link
- Instructions: How to Write Guides for Busy, Grouchy People — Jerz’s Literacy WeblogLink
- Wikibooks — Writing InstructionsLink