Fall 2012 English 1A Tell me a little about yourself Please answer the questions below and turn them in on the day of the “diagnostic”: Wednesday 8/29 or Thursday 8/30, depending on your section. Please type them. 1. What do you hope to gain from college? From this class? 2. Tell me a bit about your writing background. What kind of writing have you done in school? Do you write on your own (a journal, blog, poetry)? 3. Tell me a bit about your reading background. Do you like to read? What have you read so far, both in school and out? Do you read a newspaper? 4. Tell me anything I need to know about your learning style that will help me teach you better.