Personal Response Exemplars

Prompts with links to varying exemplars Exam questions with exemplar texts (5)-1e86pev

CPU – Critical Personal Universal:

Polished Personal: Fear and Foresight to Allow for Introspection

  • to excerpt Snow Falling on Cedars – the ways in which individuals take responsibility for themselves or others (June 2010) – Yasmeen

A Mother’s Nature: Polished Personal

Transformation

  • to poem “Itinerary” –  the ways in which individuals deal with the uncertainties of the past (January 2015) – Shyla

Polished Personal: The Need to Secure a Broader Perspective When Dealing with the Past

Polished Personal: Imagination in relation to the Embrace of an Uncertain Future

 

Personal Response:

  • to visual – individual’s response to the constraints of convention or circumstance (June 2007) – Genevieve

A Minor Inconvenience – Polished Personal

  • to poem “To a Pessimist” – individual’s response to the constraints of convention or circumstance (June 2007) – Ibukun

1. something honest

  • to visual “Diogenes” – the conflict between pursuing a personal desire and choosing to conform (January 2011) – Muhammad

A World Without Color

  • to visual by Tamas Dezso – the impact of an individual’s ambition on self and others (January 2012) – Tarannum

universally liked. (Polished Personal Response)

 

Creative Response:

  •  to poem “Diary of a Piano Tuner’s Wife” –  individual’s response to the constraints of convention or circumstance (June 2007) – Alissa

Sunflowers

  • to poem “Diary of a Piano Tuner’s Wife” –  individual’s response to the constraints of convention or circumstance (June 2007) – Lucas

Diary of a Piano Tuner – Polished Personal

  • to excerpt from The Tin Flute – individual’s response to the constraints of convention or circumstance (June 2007) – Jieo

Afraid

  • to poem “There will be no peace” –  how acts of courage develop and nurture personal integrity (June 2008) – Timi

Mo nifẹ rẹ, Adaeze – Polished Personal Response to Text

  • to poem “Prayer for Horizon” and visual – idealism and truth in an individual’s life (June 2009) – Elissa

I Won’t Leave You – A Polished Personal

  • to visual – the ways in which individuals take responsibility for themselves or others. (June 2010) – Ziyana

Greyscale

  • to poem “The Jackhammer Syndrome” and visual – the conflict between pursuing a personal desire and choosing to conform (January 2011) – Hijab

Imprints – Polished Personal Response

  •  to poem “The Stricken Children” – the role adversity plays in shaping an individual’s identity (June 2011) – Emily

Polished Personal – The Eyes of the Ocean

  • to poem “The Stricken Children” – the role adversity plays in shaping an individual’s identity (June 2011) – Megan

The Rising of the Tide

  • to poem “Useless Boys” – the nature of motivations that direct an individual’s course of action (January 2013) – Emily

Useless Guilt – Polished Personal

  • to poem “The Dancer” – an individual’s capacity for self-sacrifice in the face of compelling circumstances (June 2013) – Claire 

le cygne (polished personal)

  • to poem “The Dancer” – an individual’s capacity for self-sacrifice in the face of compelling circumstances (June 2013) – Hope

The Little Game of Secrets and Lies

  • to poem “Dancer” – an individual’s capacity for self-sacrifice in the face of compelling circumstances (June 2013) – Ziyana

Painting By Night

  • to visual – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Jieo

Saved by a Prayer

  • to poem “The Tent Delivery Woman’s Ride” – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Judy

Pumpkins, Butterflies, and a Former Tent Delivery Woman

  • to poem “The Tent Delivery Woman’s Ride” – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Genevieve

Personal Response – The Tent Delivery Woman’s Ride

  • to poem “The Tent Delivery Woman’s Ride” – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Hope

The Dance of the Tangled Woman

  • to poem “The Tent Delivery Woman’s Ride” – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Lauryn

A Tangled Woman

  • to visual – the impact significant events have on an individual’s ability to determine their own destiny (January 2014) – Tarannum

On Photographs and Rain. (Personal Response)

  • to poem “Itinerary” – the ways in which individuals deal with the uncertainties of the past (January 2015) – Judy

A Collection of Past Thoughts and Insecurities

  • to poem “Itinerary” – the ways in which individuals deal with the uncertainties of the past (January 2015) – Hefseeba

Consequences of the Uncertain Love (Polished Personal)

  •  to visual – the ways in which individuals deal with the uncertainties of the past (January 2015) – Carmen

Music Collections – A Polished Personal Response (Visual)

  •  to visual  – the ways in which individuals deal with the prospect of an uncertain future. (January 2017) – Alysha

Catching Mist

  • to visual – the ways in which individuals deal with the prospect of an uncertain future (January 2017) – Jade

An Eye For An Eye (Polished Personal Response)

  • to poem “My Father’s Plot to Get Home” – the ways in which individuals deal with the prospect of an uncertain future (January 2017) – Lauryn

Where Father Searched for Home

  • to poem “Perpetual Motion” – the impact of separation in an individual’s life (January 2018) – Nimrat

the vanishing stones: polished personal

  • to poem “Perpetual Motion” – the impact of separation in an individual’s life (January 2018) – Maria

fly safe, cosmonaut: a polished personal

 

Critical Response

  • to excerpt – Snow Falling on Cedars – the ways in which individuals take responsibility for themselves or others (June 2010) – Rehman

POLISHED PERSONAL – Parental Instinct

 

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