1. Brainstorm and do research for ideas|
Find out all you can about the topic by talking to people, going to library, researching on the Internet, etc. Take notes while you are researching. Drawing mind maps helps you organize the information. A mind map is a also called an 'information web'. To draw a mind map, you begin with a big circle in the middle of the page. Write your topic in that circle, draw spokes around it. On each spoke, add some information about the topic. Put related ideas on the same spoke.
Directions: Following the steps discussed above, write about the topic #4 below. As a homework, write about the other three topics.