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M&M DBQ

M&Ms DBQ                     The M&M notebook is like a backpack, you can put anything inside it, and it will stick with you throughout the entire year.  I felt like it was a place where I could ask any … Continue reading

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Choice lit crit

Literary Critique                   The inspiring and inspirational biography, The Jordan Rules, By Sam Smith, was a fantastic book for me to read and interact with because of the connections I could make to it. Michael Jordan was not only … Continue reading

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Basketball:A retrospective

Poetry Introduction                 The poem Basketball: A Retrospective, by Stephen Dunn, is a fantastic poem for a reader to go in depth with because it allows the reader to see what the basketball player is doing.  The poem is short … Continue reading

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to kill a mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird                 The inspiring story of To Kill a Mockingbird was a great story for me to read because it made me pay attention the whole time I was reading it.  The Finch family, which consisted of … Continue reading

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minstrel man

There have been many poems written by Langston Hughes, but many people believe the “Minstrel Man” is one of the finer ones ever written. The poem is great at attaching the readers mind to read between the lines.  Langston Hughes … Continue reading

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My step sister Sara, my step brother Nathan, and my step dad Jeff and my mom and I were on a cruise with all our cousins from Ohio. I was in the third grade and it was my second cruise … Continue reading

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Bernice Bobs Her Hair

The short story Bernice Bobs Her Hair is about two teenage female cousins that are are on two seprate worlds.  At the beginning of the story Marjorie is ten times more popular than her cousin Bernice.  Bernice is one of … Continue reading

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Follow the athlete’s burden

Follow the athlete’s burden Never give up, use your mental toughness, never play as a little pup.   Follow the athlete’s burden, sweat and bleed due to the hard work, Have all the confidence, Dont be a jerk.   Follow … Continue reading

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Burden

I chose to write about this topic because many athletes lag the confidence, the work ethic, and the dream many athletes need.  Confidence is one of the most important aspects of being an athlete; it allows the athlete to overcome … Continue reading

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A bitter memory

My bitter memory is one that will haunt me forever.  Ever since I was a little boy my mom and Dad always told me not to itch myself no matter how bad it itched.  But as it turns out I didnt … Continue reading

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