Paragraph (minimum) narrative and descriptive essay on some aspect of your own memories of learning to read or write.
Read and take notes on: Cohen, Samuel. (2011) 50 Essays: A portable anthology.
Boston: Bedford/St. Martinas THIRD EDITION;
a?The Joy of Reading and Writing: Superman and Mea? by Sherman Alexie, p. 15
a?Learning to Read and Writea? by Frederick Douglass, p. 129
Learning to Readby Malcolm X, p. 257Using
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This is the assignment;
Using the writing process, compose a 5-paragraph (minimum) narrative and descriptive essay on some aspect of your own memories of learning to read or write. If you dont have any strong memories of learning how to read or write, focus on any early reading or writing memory. Submit this essay to the Assignmentdropbox for this unit by the due date on your schedule in Course Home. There is a sample essay in Doc Sharing for you to follow. You do not have to use references; however, Ive included the page just so you can see how it is done. Please follow all the directions with regard to formatting. You may find that the thesis of this essay will be implied rather than stated outright. Thats acceptable for this type of essay. See the schedule of due dates in Course Home.
Below are some steps to help you:
after completing the readings, freewrite or brainstorm about learning to read and write
pick one memory and explore it in greater detail
using these first ideas, write a 5-paragraph essay about learning to read or write
if you wish, you may include an inspiring quote from the readings (make sure to cite it properly and include a reference page).
read your essay aloud, revise, proofread and edit