autobiographical essay prepared by r. milian. autobiographical essays can teach character...
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Autobiographical Essay Prepared by R. Milian Slide 2 Autobiographical Essays can teach character development Slide 3 You have an opportunity to write your life story Slide 4 It is difficult to talk about myself Slide 5 Looking at your past can teach you lessons from your life Slide 6 The time machine will give you three keys to write the essay Slide 7 Tell a story Create interesting images Create a theme Slide 8 Tell a story Slide 9 Think of a specific experience Slide 10 The day I broke my leg Slide 11 My sisters birth Slide 12 The first time I saw the ocean Slide 13 The experience needs to have life Slide 14 The first time I saw the ocean Slide 15 What emotions did you experience? Slide 16 Using sensory words can give the memory life Slide 17 These are examples of sensory words Touch The coldness of the night hurt my bones. Sight The garden trees looked like green pinatas. Smell The aroma of the chicken, my mother cooked, invaded the room. Taste Eating the hamburger took me to another dimension. Hear The music, coming from the cars, made the people dance on the street. Slide 18 Create interesting images Slide 19 Incorporate Literary terms Slide 20 Similes The sheet of ice which covers the lake is like a white blanket Slide 21 Metaphors The sky is one blue ocean Slide 22 Personification The sea roars loudly in the early morning Slide 23 Use interesting adjectives Slide 24 The Thesaurus can be a valuable tool Slide 25 Eliminate boring words Happy Nice Big Wonderful Bad Slide 26 Create a theme Slide 27 It makes the essay interesting Slide 28 A theme helps you to describe life lessons you have learned Slide 29 A theme can also help you with character development Slide 30 An example of theme can be loss Slide 31 Another example can be growth Slide 32 Slide 33 Slide 34 Slide 35 Tell a story Create interesting images Create a theme Slide 36 Directions Write autobiographical essay Choose one memory Break into three Tell a story Use interesting images Incorporate a theme Complete Essay Organizer Type your essay