According to William Kist, "students should be able to both read critically and write functionally, no matter what the medium."
This writing activity will allow students to feel like they are part of your classroom community. It will also boost their confidence by writing about what they know through personal experience. They will gain knowledge and understanding from the sharing of ideas.
The writing activity will help you and all of your students learn more about each other and offer a mode of expression via writing.
- Students will write a productive autobiography
- Students and teacher will get to know each other
- Students will identify their wants, needs, desires, loves, and their life goals and plans for their future