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Essay Abstract and PDF- Dylan Chambers

ESSAY ABSTRACT: My research essay deals with one of the most significant and contentious topics of our time- the debate over drug legalisation and the continuation of the drug war. Written as an argument for more liberal drug laws and against the...
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Holocaust Reflection

The Nazi party started in Germany (1939-1945),under the control of Hitler. The goals for the Nazi were to eliminate the Jew’s race because they were thought to be evil people and they thought that Jews were the cause for the economic problems. The...
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Reflecting on physical abuse

My groups research question is “Are there certain groups of young women who are more likely to go through physical abuse?”. Our hypothesis varies because did different sections, but one of our hypothesis was that girls of the age of 12-18 go...
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Research Project

My group research question is Are there certain groups of young women who are more likely to go through physical abuse than others? and if so do we have a civil rights issue we need to address? We predicted that females are more likely to get abused...
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Adham Al Askari English Period 3 Our group question was that if low income is the main cause of obesity? Our hypothesis: Families who receive low income have a higher possibility of being overweight and obese. So far we learned that based on where...
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Arts and Entertainment

Bluegrass Music in the Modern Era

Attached is my research paper discussing how Bluegrass music is changing and growing in the modern era. My paper discussed how Bluegrass music has evolved throughout its history and what could possibly be in store for the genre.
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Nose to Palm

The new born flowers in a summer breeze in all sizes, shape and vivid colors Red or Pink, should you say Stand out in the bright of the day Reflects as I stood, what do you say? The fresh green leaf brings, the cover of a lusty heart For it given...
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My own "Poem"

When life gets hard all I have to see is the blue sky and feel the wind blowing trough my hair. Youth coming out of me,feeling alive like and old tree turning green when is spring,Feel the warm of the sun on my skin,the wind refreshing my mind...
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Nose to Palm

Nose to Palm My dream is to see my people en paz, No más hopping las fronteras, No más guerras, To never hear again the word race unless it's the sport, To accept everyone as they are no matter tall or short, To have equal justice in our courts, To...
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Last blog for Poetry Collection

Well this is the last blog posting for my partner and I's recordings. I am very happy! The only thing my partner and I did not really like was that the computer we recorded on scattered the sound because we could not plug in a mic so the sound is...
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Booktalk

Shakespeare Post #5

The next poem I want to talk about is called Death and it is in the perspective of the Old Hamlet. This poem explores the theme of the supernatural and how he is able to see through realms and realize that his brother killed. His brother was so...
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Shakespeare Post #4

In the next poem, I really enjoyed changing it up a little bit. This is what everyone wants to interpret, it is to be into the mind of Hamlet and actually come to terms with what Shakespeare wanted us to perceive Hamlet. Hamlet is distraught after...
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Shakespeare Post #3

In the 2nd poem, I decided to talk about King Claudius and his perspective on the dearest Gertrude. The theme that I want to introduce is the relationship between females and men and the internal conflict that is happening in Claudius mind. He knows...
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Regan is a dynamic character. Her archetype changes over the course of the story. In the beginning of the book, she is the archetypal The everyman. This can be seen on page 18, where the author writes, "i have to go to school today. I have a test...
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The Rules of Survival

Recently, I read The Rule of Survival, by Nancy Werlin. I appreciated this book because it was so well written and raw. It explained everything about the life of 3 children living with their abusive mother. The protagonist is Matthew. His story...
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Connected Research

Shakespeare Post #2

In my First poem describing Ophelia, I decided to look at how her father has affected her. He was her eyes and ears, and when he died it really began to affect her in a very negative way. She started to sing and that is where her madness started. To...
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My Research Reflection

My research topic is employment. My group's research question is ¨How is the government helping unemployed teenagers, single parents, and immigrants? Is this a civil rights issue that needs to be addressed?¨ I predicted the research would show me...
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Research Topic

The people in my group are Hueina and April. The topic that we all chose was bullying. The reason we chose this is because it is a big situation that is going on throughout America. We took our time with our brainstorming and finally came up with...
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Research Topics of Interest

My first choice for my research project is talking about physical activities because its really important for students to have a healthy body especially in this generation over years theres more obesity going on and I'm aware of that because my...
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Reflection on My groups reserach

My groups research question is, “What are Oakland politicians doing to help uneducated people, teenagers, immigrants, and single parents that do not have jobs? Is it a civil right issue, why or why not?” My hypothesis is that Oakland politicians...
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español

Locura Y Amor

Eduardo Galeano: Cuentan que una vez se reunieron en un lugar de la tierra todos los sentimientos y cualidades de los hombres. Cuando el Aburrimiento había bostezado por tercera vez, la Locura, como siempre tan ocurrente, les propuso: "¿ Vamos a...
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la vida de los inmigrantes

Hola Mi nombre es Daniela Cruz, soy de Honduras pero vivo en Austin Tx. Soy una estudiante de Eastside Memorial. En mi clase de English yo y mis otros companeros estamos haciendo un projecto de los inmigrantes y estamos invistigando la vida de los...
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la vida de los inmigrantes

Hola Mi nombre es Daniela Cruz, soy de Honduras pero vivo en Austin Tx. Soy una estudiante de Eastside Memorial. En mi clase de English yo y mis otros companeros estamos haciendo un projecto de los inmigrantes y estamos invistigando la vida de los...
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la vida de los inmigrantes

Hola Mi nombre es Daniela Cruz, soy de Honduras pero vivo en Austin Tx. Soy una estudiante de Eastside Memorial. En mi clase de English yo y mis otros companeros estamos haciendo un projecto de los inmigrantes y estamos invistigando la vida de los...
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la vida de los inmigrantes

Hola Mi nombre es Daniela Cruz, soy de Honduras pero vivo en Austin Tx. Soy una estudiante de Eastside Memorial. En mi clase de English yo y mis otros companeros estamos haciendo un projecto de los inmigrantes y estamos invistigando la vida de los...
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From the Middle (6-8)

Dance Pantume

I dance I love it Two days a week Sometimes three or for days I love it To dance Sometimes three or for days I danced March 30th at the Santa Cruz Warriors half time To dance It is so fun I danced March 30th at the Santa Cruz Warriors half time...
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The Assasination

The showing of “My American Cousin”, Fords Theater, April 1865, through the eyes of John Wilkes Booth. Leaving my horse in the alley I stepped inside the backdoor of the theater. Slowly I descended the stairway leading towards the the presidential...
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The Hike

Taking a hike was a horrible idea my legs are sore and my feet are aching. “ Walking in nature can be fun”, Those were the last words I heard my father say oh how I wish he was here we both got lost and I can’t find anyone to help, if my dad was...
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The Hike

Taking a hike was a horrible idea my legs are sore and my feet are aching. “ Walking in nature can be fun”, Those were the last words I heard my father say oh how I wish he was here we both got lost and I can’t find anyone to help, if my dad was...
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A Place of Comfort

I start at school then leave campus Later I grab my bike And start heading home Across six streets Down two hills In one house Beneath one roof Above one floor Close to a T.V Is my bed One Of my places of comfort
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Gaming and New Media

How Technology Has Changed Us

Something that I have been interested in learning more about has been technology and how it affects us. I remember the news and newspapers talking about how technology is advancing us, which also means new forms of technology are being released...
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Internet: Helpful or Harmful?

Something that I have been interested in learning more about has been whether or not that the Internet is really helping us or if it is harming us. I remember my friends, Cirus and Omeed, talking about it a few days ago, but it was only a small part...
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Personal Inquiry Blog Post

Something that I have been interested in learning more about culture has been how much is technology part of a culture.. I remember a friend talking about it a few weeks ago, but I didn't think much of it at the time. Lately, the issue has caught my...
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Bike photo montage

For my montage project I took a picture of a bike outside by the prayer garden on the bike rack. I am pretty pleased with how mine turned out, and I think the different lightings make it interesting. The only problem I encountered was getting the...
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China Lifts Banned on Foreign Gaming Consoles

I chose to research video game bans, because I always wondered why some countries banned some games? I understand if they banned games that went against their country or religion but some countries banned innocent games like Football Manager 2005....
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Letters to Decision Makers

Old Looks Are Avoidable

When looking at a newspaper I came across a nice pic of Cher. She looked very young for a woman of her age . She is not the only her people like Holly Robinson-Peete and Cindy Crawford. I was wondering what was the trick to them looking so young....
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Dear Mayor De Blasio: Community Policing Might Reduce Crime

Dear Mayor De Blasio, My name is Dejon. I’m an African American/Jamaican male who attends school in the Bronx. I want to congratulate you on your election and share one main problem I think is very important: crime. Did you know in general NYC is...
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Dear Mayor De Blasio, My name is Jayonna and I attend school at ESMT I.S. 190 in the Bronx. I want to congratulate you on winning the election. I have several concerns about education like the state test. Kids are stressed out and so are the...
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Dear Mayor De Blasio: Let's make the Bronx Number One

Dear Mayor De Blasio, My name is Tafari and I am a student in the Bronx. I want to extend my congratulations to you on your election and share with you one of the issues I think is very important: crime. As you know for a big city, New York has a...
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Dear Mayor De Blasio: My family needs jobs

Dear Mayor De Blasio, My name is Joshua and I am a student in the Bronx at a school called I.S. 190. I am a 8th grader. I wanted to say congratulations to you on your election. The city has issues around jobs and unemployment. The situation in my...
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Our Space (K-5)

Intelligent Gary Soto

The main character is Gary soto From the book Living Up The Street. This character has a few traits that influence his relationship with others. One, he loves going on an adventure and the best things is that when he goes on enventhers he doesn't...
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Hurricane Stories

Given what people in New York and New Jersey are going through with Hurricane Sandy, I thought Youth Voices readers might like to see some writing by third graders in response to Hurricane Gustav a few years ago. Hurricane Gustav arrived, Labor Day...
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My Shell

Beautiful Like a glimmering lake in the sun it shines so very brightly. On the outside. On the inside, it feels smooth, silky. But it doesn't shine as brightly, it may be bright, on the outside, but on the inside, it seems faded.
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Documentary

Ocean acidification is a rising problem on Earth. It is a term used to decribe the rising acidity in the oceans. 1/3 of the carbon dioxide we edmit from burning ficil fuels is absorbed by the oceans. This equals to 1 million tones...
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A Fish

A fish Blue peach colored Happy and good to be free Black and green A sea creature Tobie
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Our Stories and Poems

Last audio poem with my partner!!!
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'I Love You' By Barbara Rivera

I wanted to say ‘I love you’ but the word hate sprinted out my mouth so quick i couldn't stop it and she turned and cried and made sure i didn't see but hearing the water drops fall to the ground that formed underneath her eye and the weep she let...
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Poetry project post 2

I am now seven poems in to completing my project requirement on 10. I have stuck mostly to rhyming my poems which comes rather naturally given that I am a rapper. I wrote two poems from the point of view of Claudius, one from Hamlet, and one from...
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How did you immigrate to the United States??

Hi ladies and gentlemen: My name is Muturutsa Moses, i come from Rwanda, but now i immigrant to the United States Austin,Texas. I have few questions to ask some of y'all who immigrated here in the United States or somewhere else!! First question...
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What is it like to be an Immigrant in the U.S

Hello, My name is Arienne and I was born in Cenral Africa, but immigrated to Paris when I was young Now I am a student in Austin Texas at Eastside Memorial High School. My class is learning about immigration and doing a project. Please take your...
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Video Conversations

Disaters

“Run! Run!” “Take her and leave come on let’s go!” I remember that day. It was in September, 2018, the war between Mexico vs. The United States of America is going on. My name is Yulima and I’m Mexican. It was two months ago when I lost my...
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Talking about the Jordan Davis Murder Trial

John and I talked with Mr. Allison about Jordan Davis after we read this testimony from his mother before the U.S. Senate. http://bit.ly/1pt4f3N
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Native Son performance

I have watched a performance that I have done after memorizing two paragraphs from the book Native Son. The performance was a 8 out of 10 if I must say, with reasons of simple things that could be improved. I am most proud that I went through with...
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DIY Stablizer

I built a stabilizer for photography class at my school following along to a youtube video (link in the video). I only needed a couple 90 degree electric piping arms, three metal couplers, a macro slider, a bearing, a six inch PVC tube and a coupler...
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DIY Video

In this video I made a light to help when doing a video interview. The light was quite simple to make and very effective, you only need five items to bring this to life. Not only was it simple to make, but also very cost effective.
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