Find a classmate’s writing to give feedback to and practice the WWW/TAG approach.
Exercise: Random Starter Questions
What would you be doing if you were not going to college?
If you could start a charity, what would your cause be?
If you ran the world, what rules or laws would you put into place and why?
Exercise: Your Name
Look up what your name means, if you don’t know already. In a few paragraphs, explain how your name describes who you are (or does not).
Then, create a poem using each letter of your first name (in order) as the first letter of line. Use that line to describe who you are to your class/classmates/teacher.
Example of Name Poem:
S – Sarcastic
Y – Young-at-heart
B – Blasphemous
I – Intuitive
L – Listener
Everyone is great at something - write about what you do best. It could be a hobby, a sport, reading, playing chess, or anything else you excel at.