In this assignment, you will write one body paragraph about a challenge that you faced in your own life.
–Begin with a topic sentence that sounds like this:
One major challenge I faced in my life was when I________________________________________________.
(fill in the blank with your own personal challenge)
1.– trying to lose weight: changing eating habits to be more nutritious/healthy
–obstacles: feeling hungry/ ignoring advertisements for fast food
2. moving to Syria by myself
obstacles: I had to learn Arabic and get to know the new culture
3. starting a new life in the USA
obstacles: learning the language and the culture
4. raising children
5. learning to play a musical instrument
— Next, add your supporting sentences. Begin with about 3 sentences of explanation which tell the reader what the challenge was. Explain when and why you had to face that challenge.
— Add about 3 sentences of specific examples and details to make your challenge clear to the reader.
— End with a concluding sentence that sounds like this:
In the end, my challenge was very difficult, but I overcame it because I___________________________________.
(fill in the blank with the reason you were able to overcome your challenge.)
1. INDENT (hit TAB or 5 spaces) at the beginning of your paragraph.
2. Double-space your paragraph. (This helps me make corrections on it.) (Below is a brief tutorial explaining how to do that.)