Why I Write,Writing Goals and Century Writing

How has writing existed in your life? How has writing affected your life? When do you write? What drives you to write? One-Pagers. 10 pts each: The one-pager genre promotes focused reflection on specific ideas from class discussions or reading. You are limited to approximately 500 words, single-spaced, in a reasonable, readable font. You have some creative freedom regarding style and voice, however, as you show me your thoughts. 1 page does NOT equal 1 paragraph. Don’t be afraid to be playful or experimental in your writing. Be sure to use the whole page. Often first thoughts in writing can be enhanced through details. 1st Pager Why I Write Questions to consider (you DO NOT have to answer all of these! Take 1 and run with it.) How has writing existed in your life? How has writing affected your life? When do you write? What drives you to write? 2nd Pager on Writing Goals Questions to consider as you write: (you do not have to answer all of these!) What are your goals as a writer? What do you want from this class? Where do you want your writing to take you? Who do you want to read your writing? How do you want to use your writing? 3rd Pager on 21st Century Writing Questions to consider as you write: (You do not need to answer all of these!) What might/does 21st Century Writing Look like? What genres might be the most impactful to future students? What tools does the 21st Century Writer need? How does 21st Century Writing affect the classroom? How could we best teach 21st Century Writing? Other questions you might be asking?