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Writing Help


Writing skills help you to communicate your thoughts, ideas, and opinions. At Assiniboine, writing assignments like essays and research papers are components of nearly all programs. Explore the links below to help improve your writing skills.

Brainstorming & Developing a Research Topic

Choosing a Topic

Learn how to choose a topic for your paper that will make the research and writing process easier.

The tutorial below use Flash - you must have a Flash player installed to view them.

Summarizing & Paraphrasing



Sentences & Paragraphs



Writing Essays & Papers

For more information on writing essays and papers, go to the Writing Essays & Papers page of this guide.

Second Language Writers and Writing

The following video series helps English as a second or additional language students learn about English writing. The three videos include:

Self Editing Tools

It’s always great to get fresh eyes on your work. Here are some options for doing that even if the eyes are just your own.