You hear it all the time: You will never become “this” or “that” because that is not who you were meant to be. But the question that often goes unanswered is how much of who you are actually is in your DNA? How much of what you do is from how you are raised and the culture you were raised in. To be able to overcome obstacles and setbacks throughout life, it is important to understand nature vs. nurture and understand how each helps balance each other out and mold you.
Your task is to write an informational text that informs a group of your choosing of the Nature vs. Nurture debate and the different areas that influence who we are and who we will become. As part of this, you will select your target audience and inform them of how our identity is created. One thing to consider: Is it possible to overcome our destiny?
Author: Jim Novak