MODULE 11 EXERCISE 11.1 – TIMED WRITING TASK

  • Download the case notes for this exercise.
  • You have a choice between two sets of case notes (Matthews or O´Rourke) and a choice between 3 different writing tasks. 
  • Type and submit your letter automatically below including your email address
  • Sample letters are also available for download. (NOTE: Recommended to complete your letter before downloading the sample letters.  

Instructions: You have 45 minutes for this exercise.
 
TIPS:
  • DO NOT WRITE for the first 5 MINUTES. Only READ.
  • Read the task first; THEN the case notes.
  • Summarize main points (w-questions may help)
  • Think about the reader
  • START WRITING AFTER 5 minutes.
  • Underline or note important points
  • Prioritize – number or notes
  • Identify useful language to link ideas
  • The main issue and call-to-action first; then supporting information
  • Leave time to proof-read.