Junior Year reflection

A)Thing I have improved on this year is being more confident in writing essays. B)Things I did that was creative and new was telling a story for my college essay and finding different ways to do things in English. C)The piece of writing I am most proud of is my photo essay. D)The thing that challenged me the most […]

Mixed-raced family.

“Your dad and I don’t like it when people stare at us because I’m white and he’s Mexican.” At the time didn’t understand why people would stare at my parents just because of their skin color. Until, I had also gotten rather used to hearing things like “Mexicans steal everyone’s jobs.” or “Those damn wetbacks […]

College essay proposal

1)The prompt I am responding to is  “What was the environment in which you were raised? Describe your family, home, neighborhood, or community, and explain how it has shaped you as a person.” 2)The reason I chose this prompt is that I believe the environment I grew up in can tell about who I am in a […]

Roller Coaster

Alyssa & Antonia 1.) The purpose of this experiment is to see how energy is used in a roller coaster. 2.) Define Kinetic energy: of an object is the energy that possesses due to its motion Potential energy: PE=mgh Transformation energy: the change of energy from one form to another Mechanical energy: the sum of […]

Rhetorical Analysis

A) “I see you have books under your arm, brother. It is indeed a rare pleasure these days to come across somebody that still reads.” B)This is an example of irony which is the expression of one’s meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect. He is saying that […]