Process Writing

Writing software that teaches students the writing process. In each software program, students choose from a menu of topics, develop an idea, and create their own original work. Step-by-step prompts guide students through pre-writing, organizing, editing, and publishing.


Titles are listed in order of difficulty – easiest first

Helps students learn different ways to write a basic paragraph – on the web!

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Helps students learn different ways to write a paragraph – on the web!
Helps students brainstorm and write assignments – on the web!
Helps students learn different ways to write a basic essay – on the web

Merit Resources and Tips

Based on feedback from customers, we have compiled several tips for teaching with our software.

When using our software, all student data is automatically collected by the Teacher Program Manager. As a result, teachers and tutors are easily able to track student progress.

The Teacher Program Manager comes free with the purchase of any Merit Software program.

Our software is designed on research based teaching methods. Read more about the research basis for Merit Software (Adobe Acrobat Reader required).

We provide free evaluation versions of all of our software. The evaluation versions are full-working samples of the complete software

To get the evaluation software, choose a program, then select “Try It!”. Click the link that includes the text “Download an
Evaluation Version.”

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In-depth Instruction – Provides a structured and supportive environment that enables college prep students to apply skills while they are learning.

Intensive Concentration
 – When students encounter areas of difficulty, they can choose to access several forms of assistance. Explanations, tips, examples, and options to retry skills maximize learning opportunities.

Personalized Feedback – Context-sensitive tips help college prep students accept responsibility for their weaknesses and build their confidence as learners.

Automatic Scoring – Teachers are able to quickly measure student areas of concern, using our Teacher Program Manager, and plan lessons in response to specific needs.

Learn more about how Merit helps teachers, tutors and students achieve academic success.

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