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640 Montecillo Road San Rafael, CA 9403 December 8, 2015 Future English 150 Student College of Marin 835 College Ave, Kentfield, CA 94904 Dear Future Student: As someone who slacked off in high school, I was terrified of college English. With all the tales of kids flunking out and not making it, who wouldn’t be. I had always told myself that I would put my all in college, but when the time came I didn’t know if I was ready to complete the task. Throughout this semester, my goal has been to complete my work, and although this may sound simple: it is a lot easier said than done. For me the extent of work was only what I had to do to pass the class, but now eager to reach for a good grade, I had to find a new method. I had to overcome several things that were holding me back: procrastination, laziness, my computer and several other daily distractions. The solution I came up with –although obvious– was time management. At first I started doing simple things, such as allocating hours to studying and homework, but the planning started to become strenuous. The list kept growing of things that
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  • Spring '16
  • AliciaM.Pasquel
  • English, San Rafael, College of Marin, Chris Giddings, Montecillo Road

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