Where I Stand Essay. Mrs. Michel’s English I Class. Where I Stand . A genre exchange project. Directions:. Your essay should be a minimum of eight paragraphs. Each of the eight paragraphs has its own topic!. A tip for good writing:. Stay focused on your topic in each paragraph.
Where I Stand Essay
Mrs. Michel’s English I Class
A genre exchange project
Your essay should be a minimum of eight paragraphs.
Stay focused on your topic in each paragraph
Begin each paragraph with the prompt and then elaborate on that idea for at least five sentences. Use vivid verbs!
First two steps:
Last two steps:
For your essay…
Rough Draft: Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Final Draft: Tuesday, September 6, 2011
On the back of your essay sheet.
Then work on your outline.
I am Mrs. Michel
a) I was born in 1983 in Charleston, SC
b) My parents got divorced when I was young
c) I have a half sister
d) Both of my parents got along and lived in the same city
e) I have a fun, diverse family
I love working on my house
- I got my house in 2007
- It needed a lot of work
- Work I’ve done: electric, walls, painting, floors, deck, landscaping, etc.
- Work I have left to do: workshop, backyard, etc.