The first essay I wrote this semester was titled “Our Own Pact.” This essay was important since I wrote about a time when reading a book brought me closer to my friend. This experience demonstrated, how literacy such as reading could make a great impact in your life or make a difference in whom you are. The purpose of my essay was to describe a literacy snapshot I’ve been through and demonstrate to my audience how it provided me a positive experience. Having the opportunity of writing about my literacy snapshot was a great experience for the reason that it made me even value more the reading of the book “The Pact.” I had always valued this book since the beginning but, having to write about it made me notice the importance of the big impact it had in my life. My experience in the writing process of this essay was very different compared to other occasions considering the procedure I used. Having and trying the pre-writ...
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...se my paper and proof reading it more than twice. For the moment, there hasn 't been a strategy that hasn 't worked for me while writing or reading. I plan to use this procedure and many more in my future academic years to improve my writing and reading skills. During my journey in CSUMB I am planing to use different writing methods to improve my essays such as brainstorming, drafting, and proofreading. I also plan to use my reading skills I mentioned before because both writing and reading are really necessary in all the academic subjects.
This course has been very beneficial to me since I have learned many useful skills and strategies that have helped me improved my academic quality. Most importantly, it has helped me to improve as a writer and as a reader. My future plan is to keep using this useful strategies and the Habits of Mind to benefit my academic courses.
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