Welcome to the Wiki

LaGuardia Community College's Basic Writing Wiki provides resources for faculty and students to assist skill development and writing proficiency in developmental English courses.

*On this site you'll find sample writing prompts for CAT-W practice essays on the CAT-W Prompts page.

*You'll find an assortment of materials, such as a Basic Writing Handbook and a CUNY student handbook on our CAT-W Materials page.

*You'll find links to a wide variety of tutorials and quizzes on the Tutorials & Quizzes page.

*View sample handouts and exercises from LaGuardia's Writing Center on the Handouts and Worksheets page.

*And you'll also be able to follow events sponsored by LaGuardia's Basic Writing Committee on the Events page. 

*If you're curious about LaGuardia Community College or you'd like to search for a little more information about tutorials, exercises, assignments, and other writing-related information--check our Useful Links page.

*To learn about us and the Wiki, check our About page.          

Submit your activity to us!! 

Please email CAT-W prompts or any other Basic Writing activities or exercises to: 

basicwritinglgcc@gmail.com. Type "Submission" in the subject line.