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Useful digital tools for developing writing skills

There are many tools online that learners can use to help to develop their writing skills. Some of those tools encourage creative writing, some provide support and others provide feedback. In this step, you’re going to reflect on which tools are the most appropriate for different learners.


Visit the websites below and decide which are appropriate for these learners. There may be more than one site that you could use with each type of learner.

  • Learners who want to be creative.
  • Young learners.
  • Learners who want to create a product.
  • Learners who want feedback on their writing.
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    Reflect and share

    Which of the digital tools above do you think your online learners would find useful? Why? Share your ideas in the comments.

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