Topic: Explore Thoughts, Ideas, Feelings, Experiences

Brainstorm a list of ideas, feelings, experiences discussed in your English Language Arts courses so far: big ideas, small ideas, ideas of great importance, ideas of trivial detail, ideas on which you spent very little time, ideas infinitely big, ideas infinitesimally small, ideas you experimented with, ideas you savoured, ideas you choked on, ideas that expand your interests, ideas that changed you, etc., etc., etc.

Consider carefully ideas from your own personal experience, ideas generated from texts, ideas connected to your culture (art, music, philosophy, history, politics, economics), and ideas connected to your social environment(s) (community, family, friends, relationships).