How I Learned With Writing Essay

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In Composition One we had many goals that we learned and worked on throughout this semester. In our essays you can see how much we have changed and how much we have learned. My writing has improved greatly while there is still a lot of room for learning and growth. While writing can be a challenge, I just need to work hard. Writing isn 't one of my strong topics, but I have improved a lot on these goals.

The first goal was to demonstrate effective writing as a recursive process, meaning that we needed to revise our work. In my This I Believe essay after having a peer in my class edit, I used their feedback the next day and fixed errors that I missed. I used their comments on where I should put commas and also grammar errors. Being able to go back after we had a peer edit them let me fix my mistakes that I made. In my Career research paper I was also able to fix errors I had in my original draft. In my papers had many C-S errors, which means comma splice errors. After a mini lesson in class I learned what that meant and I was able to fix those mistakes. In my Argumentative essay I used facts from multiple sources, causing me to have citing errors. I learned that I had to put the article title in parentheses to give the author credit.

Demonstrates critical reading strategies was our second goal on the class. We read many books that we also wrote papers about. I compared Station Eleven and Fahrenheit 451 in my Literary Analysis paper. I took quotes from both books making my…

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