Blog 16: Civil Disobedience

For the most part, I agree that government is best when it is governed least. The role of government is to set rules for everyone to follow in order to be better citizens. They create the rules to protect society and have it run smoothly. The government shouldn’t be able to control people to the […]

Blog 14: End of Argument

First off, I am not upset that I didn’t get to debate because I know that it would have been horrible. I did not want to stand in front of the class and argue over something that wasn’t a huge issue for me. Although I didn’t really enjoy this kind of debate we did, my […]

Blog 13: Topic Selection

My topic for debate is standardized testing and the assigned position I got to debate is con. I’m glad I got the position as con because I feel that standardized testing shouldn’t be a thing. Prior to research, I know a few things about standardized testing. There are many arguments to why we should keep […]

Blog 12: Changes

Of all the current issues we could discuss, I think debating about abortion would be the best and most interesting. The sides to abortion are people that think it should be legal and others that think that it should be illegal. People that think it should be legal because if you don’t want a baby […]

Blog 10: Back to Analysis

My first impression on “The Dodo’s Conundrum” was that it was very boring and confusing. I didn’t understand any of it and why it was even written. There wasn’t an author either so I didn’t think it was good. Reading it more and going over the questions after made it easier to somewhat understand. I […]

Independent Reading Book #2

I am not writing 600 words because my head is killing me. I think I have a concussion so I am going to try my best. For my second reading book, I read To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before.┬áThis book is by Jenny Han. I watched the movie before I read the book and […]

Blog 6: Finishing My Short Story

There is not much of a drastic difference in my first, initial concept of the short story. One of the things I changed was making Peter the killer instead of it just being a spirit or something boring. I wanted it to be interesting and a plot twist considering you wouldn’t think it would be […]