Writing Strengths And Reflection: How I Learned In Class

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I have successfully finished my first semester in English 111. It has been a very good learning experience for me that has already helped me in other classes. I have enjoyed what I have learned about writing even though at times it has been very stressful. I have managed to show up to every class on time and turn in every assignment. English 111 is a great class to learn how to write effectively and learn to cite work. The work citing activities were probably the most important thing that I learned in class because it was very helpful for the future. My writing strengths and weaknesses have definitely showed throughout this course. My biggest weakness at the beginning was have a proper works cited page. All of the writing assignments had a …show more content…
I always had a feeling of horror when someone said that they had to write more than three pages. I never usually had to any paper that was 2-3 pages long at the most in high school. Almost every assignment has required 3-5 pages long and one assignment being 7-10 pages long. For almost every assignment I was able to have about 3-4 full pages done which was a huge improvement. In high school a works cited was not strictly enforced as it is in college. I mightily struggled at the beginning and finally was able to pick it up by the end of the class. From the beginning to the end I feel my works cited was the biggest improvement I had made. Allowing myself to have time to complete these is another improvement that I have made compared to high school. I actually make homework a priority over other fun activities. I would rather finish it early than wait until the last …show more content…
Quiz 3 was the MLA and APA documentation quiz. It was not my best score as a whole but it was not bad either. It was a very good learning experience even though it was not a perfect score. It really helped me to see where to I needed to improve when citing. The note card helped me a lot when taking a quiz because it gave me the help I needed. It was not necessarily an activity but it was one of the things I enjoyed in the class. As far as hating any assignments there were not any but if I had to choose one it would be the argument essay only because of page length. I am just not a big writer so I did not like the number of pages that was required even though it may be under the state

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