Truisms Beginning essay writing
Truism: a truth, a life lesson, a claim about people or the worldBeauty is power.Love can be deadly.Conflict can make friendship stronger.
Read each truism that follows.What photo could go with it?Discuss and then look at the photo.
Now look at each photo.What is going on?What do you notice?Describe true things about the world or people.
Finally, look at some plain words. For each, make a 2 minute drawing of whatever the words made you think of.
Describe your drawings.Write a truism that you believe is true about the world or about people.
Select any truism you have written or seen today and freewrite:How do you know it’s true?