"The fullness in our heart comes in our actions." - Mother Teresa
Text: Craig Kielburger Reflects on Working Toward Peace
Personal Essay by Craig Kielburger
Why This Text?
Students regularly read personal essay writing in print and digital media on their own and at school. Recognizing elements of personal essays helps students focus on an author’s reasons for writing, giving them a deeper understanding of the topic. This lesson guides students to identify and analyze elements of personal essays and to determine an author’s perspective.
Key Learning Objective: The student will be able to identify and analyze elements of a personal essay and determine an author’s point of view.