My Journey To A High School Experience To High School

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In Senior year my only goal consisted of finding platforms that would provide optimal opportunities to convince colleges they need me at their schools. To reach my goal I took the ACT fives times, constantly checked my GPA average, and volunteered frequently. None of this however, compares to the biggest step I accomplished while working towards my goal: Completing Composition I. When I signed up for my first college class I imagined a scene similar to that of a movie’s with a huge room containing over one hundred college students brainlessly jotting down notes from a professor's powerpoint. I did not expect the class to look similar to an average high school classroom. However looks can be deceiving, and upon my journey into a transition between a high school experience to a college one, I found the level of difficulty to increase tenfold. Everything needed more effort, more time, and more evaluation. What I thought I knew about writing was flipped upside down and rearranged. Composition I taught me more than I thought I would learn in the class. The course taught me how to use the writing process to improve my writing and utilize various grammatical sentence structures, as well as produce impressive summaries over any college reading thrown my way. Starting off what would become a semester filled with determination, my professor administered the class with our first true assignment -a grammar exam. The assignment itself consisted of grammatically incorrect sentences
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