Personal Declaration of Independence: Writing Assignment Due Date: January 22, 2019 Tuesday Description of Assignment: You are to write your own Declaration of Independence using the 1776 Ameri can Declaration of Independence as your model. You are to declare your independence from something that is problem for you, something that makes your life difficult, stressful, or unhappy. The best pieces of writing come from those who take this piece seriously. Your declaration must include the same four parts as the American Declaration does: Preamble: The reason for the document Your truths or beliefs and your relationship to the thing you are breaking away from. Complaints (grievances) against thething you are breaking with. Formal declaration of independence from the thing you are breaking with. Length: 200 words minimum Requirements: Times New Roman, 12 size font, and must be typed. Rubric for Personal Declaration of Independence: Contains all four parts10 Follows formatting 5 Neat and legible 5 Preamble 15 Declares reason for the document that shows thought concerning the writer’s relationship to the topic and on whom the changes suggested in this document might have an affect. Is clear and understandable by an outside reader. Is specific.