freewrite

free·writ·ing

 (frē′rī′tĭng)
n.
A writing exercise in which a person writes quickly and continuously, with a free association of ideas, especially as a means of initiating a more focused composition.

free′write′ intr.v.

freewrite

(ˈfriːˌraɪt)
vb (tr) , -writes, -writing, -wrote or -written
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) to write (something) freely without stopping or thinking
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I kept a close eye on it through its Kickstarter campaign, its agonising lead up to production, through its rebranding to the Astrohaus Freewrite, right on through to unboxing videos and other reviews online.
After all, in a freewrite, there is no need for structure or organization; you do not have to know what you are talking about, nor spell things correctly--and you do not need to begin, progress, and conclude.
For the prewriting assignment, students chose to complete either a traditional freewrite activity or a graphic organizer based on their selected essay topics.
Our questionnaire included 21 items that allowed for both selected (responders choose responses from a list) and constructed (responders freewrite responses) responses around the five themes described in our conceptual framework.
I find that I like to freewrite on the laptop but outline with a pencil.
In response to students' concerns about writing, many teachers and scholars scaffold assignments in such a way that students have opportunities to freewrite their own ideas and summarize central texts before they move forward toward a deeper level of analysis (Danielewicz & Elbow, 2009; Perl, 1994).
For an optional, ungraded assignment, students could write (in any shape or format, length, including freewrite, poems, stream of consciousness, etc.
After reading this description, I prompted them to freewrite, asking them, "How are you queer?
To her left was the George Kuser Workshop Space, where the playwrights lumbered in every day before breakfast to freewrite in their journals.
Using Freewrite, students write reading response journals and compose fractured fairy tales, typing on wireless Palm keyboards.
After I freewrite, I stare out the window at my backyard bird friends, waiting for the elusive pileated woodpecker.