Personal History Assignment

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Personal History Assignment

Here is your chance to write about something you know better than anyone else: yourself. Simply follow the instructions below to complete the four sections of this assignment. 150 points possible.

My Life: 60 Points Total:
In three or more paragraphs describe your life during each of these time periods (9+ paragraphs total). What were you like? What did you do? Tell stories about yourself.
0-4 Years Old (20 points possible)
5-8 Years Old (20 points possible)
9-13 Years Old (20 points possible)

My Personality: 30 Points Total:
Choose any 3 of the following topics (you do not have to do all of them). Write one or more paragraphs on each of the three you choose (3+ paragraphs total). There are 10 points possible for each of the three topics you select.
1- If you could do anything in the world, what would you do?
2- What is my favorite musical group or song?
3- What do I like to do in my spare time?
4- Why do I act the way I do?
5- What am I really good at?

My Plans: 30 Points Total:
Choose any 3 of the following topics (you do not have to do all of them). Write one or more paragraphs on each of the three you choose (3+ paragraphs total). There are 10 points possible for each of the three topics you select.
1- What will my future family be like? Spouse? Children?
2- What will my future career be?
3- Am I planning on college? Where? What kind of student will I be?
4- Where do I envision myself living in the future?
5- What will I do as an adult with my talents and hobbies?

My Paper: 30 Points Total:
1- My paper makes sense, demonstrates nearly perfect grammar and spelling, and is neatly written. (15 points possible)
2- I invested serious time and effort into this paper, and it represents my best work. (15 points possible)

Just a reminder: A paragraph is 5-10 lines long (approximately 50 words).