Most students know that it is a good idea to make a plan before writing your essay for writing task 2.
However, it is ALSO a good idea to plan before writing your report in task 1.
The GOOD NEWS, is that you can do it very easily and quickly, with one handy tool: YOUR PEN.
The idea is to IDENTIFY KEY FEATURES by circling them or drawing a symbol. This helps you to organize your ideas and also to make sure that you do not waste precious time by writing about irrelevant details.
Let's look at the graph below. In this graph, I indicated some of the KEY FEATURES in red circles and BLUE arrows.