My Strength And Weakness
My Strength and Weakness
Based on the eight habits of mind that “The Framework for Success in Post-Secondary Writing” discusses, the habit of flexibility is my strength for my college success.
For instance, when I have essay assignments I can adapt to the different types of essays. Therefore, writing a narrative is different to writing a research paper. In a narrative we can use I’s, you’s, use punch dialogue, and sounds. For example, when I had to learn how to write a narrative essay, it was hard for me at first. After many attempts, I was a lot better and did a good narrative essay in high school classes. On the other hand, when writing a research paper, I would have to find a website that has all the sources for the topic and cite the information on the work cited page. If I did not quote the source in my research paper at the end I would get in trouble for plagiarizing the article. When I wrote a research paper for first time, the teacher gave all the students most of the class hour to work on it. The first few days I did not know anything about research papers. I was asking friends to teach me how to do the research paper. I couldn’t understand what my friends were saying. Then I went to my teacher after class. He gave me a hand out over the research paper with for extra help. After spending the class hour and days at home working on the research paper, I finished the research paper on time and got a good grade on the project. Therefore, I am a…