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Police Brutality

Lejon Hopkins Police Brutality Police abuse remains one of the most serious human rights violations in the United States over the years the police have acted in ways that made people wonder why officers of the law...
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Should We All Reconsider Our Drug Restrictions?

Drug Use in America has always been a nagging detriment of society, primarily in poorer regions, where money is attained through unorthodox means. Substances such as Cocaine or crack, heroin, meth, and over-the-counter drugs ruin the lives of many....

Voter ID Law: Good or Bad?

As a person who just reached voting age, I started to think more about who votes, what causes people to vote, and for those who don’t vote, why don’t they? I found out that one thing that can effect voting behavior are the Voter ID Laws. There are...

Should the minimum wage be raised?

http://money.cnn.com/infographic/pf/low-wage-worker/ http://www.forbes.com/sites/johntharvey/2015/07/31/real-argument-for-rai... Should the minimum wage be raised? As someone under the age of 20 who is currently considering getting a job, the...

Democratic candidate

I think the Democratic candidate will be Hillary Clinton because she wants to focus on women and men having the same wage so we can be equal, adoration so the children can still live and gun control so that more people wouldn’t die. Terrorism is...

Arts and Entertainment

Rule of Thirds

We have recently learned the rule of thirds. This is when you splint the frame of the image into nine different squares. In this photo the subject is the lamp post. I purposely did not put it into the middle of the frame because I wanted to show...

Scenic Lighting

In my photography class, I learnt about Kodaks Top Ten Tips about how to take better pictures. One tip was called, light for scenic. It taught how you should experiment with different times of the day and shadows to create a good scenic photo. In...

Photo taking and the importance of light.

Lighting when taking a photo is very important because it is a key factor in photo taking.Light is always in a photo no matter what kind of photo.When you take a photo and you factor in light to make your pictures look better in a certain way be it...
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Long Exposure

Light is a very important part of photography. When it comes down to it, you need to balance lighting between your shutter, exposure and aperture to get a good photo. Unless you are going for a unique style of photo, like a picture of the stars at...
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Kodak's Top Ten

There are so many pictures on the Internet, it is hard to find the perfect one. There are so many photos that look nice, but just don't have that special something. Kodak's Top Ten Tips help you make your pictures stand out from the rest. The...
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Booktalk

Hard Courts by John Feinstein

In John Feinstein’s book, Hard Courts, he takes you through the year of 1990 on the Professional Tennis Tour. Feinstein spent a year on the professional tennis tour, traveling to tournaments, recording results and interviewing players, coaches,...
/This Article is originally written by Honest Book Spoiler. Personal opinion only, DO NOT use this in a test./ Tom Robinson, one of the most well-known character, also the most controversial character in the book To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper...

Fat Dad, Fat Kid

Fat Dad, Fat Kid is a really good book because it talked about his journey how he lost 100+lbs. Before he started a diet he weighed over 300+lbs. His son was not average in his weight. he waited more than other kids in this age. so his dad and him...

Brown girl Dreaming

I read the book Brown girl dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson. It's about a little girl who has to learn and adapt to being from both the South and North during the 60’s and 70’s . When everything was black and white only. She starts off in Ohio . Then...

Racism

Racism and Population Donald Trump is racism and he want to be president.I think he should not be president because all of us is leaving.I think people should be friendly to other people even if they not your kind and even they hate them they should...

Connected Research

An incredibly important but rarely discussed flaw in America’s judicial system has to do with the judges. Judges come in many varieties, but the way that I would like to separate them is by distinguishing if they are appointed judges or elected...

Crime Against Humanity

People say the world is ours, but do they say that to all of us or just those few with fair white skin. The lives of the colored are predestined to a life of racially biased systems that punish us unjustly. "African Americans make up 50% of the...

Homelessness

Everyday I drive to school I see at least one homeless person. Offer a dollar or two and wish them well, then continue about my day. But it bothers me, why do some live in comfortable houses, stocked to excess and others on the streets? I have...

Should the minimum wage be raised?

There is a big debate throughout the world, about whether or not the minimum wage should be raised or not. I believe the minimum wage should be raised. I work as a sales associate at a little boutique and get paid minimum wage. I believe I work to...

Should The Minimum Wage Be Raised

The minimum wage argument is a huge argument in modern society because many people are living off of minimum wage at 7.25 people who live off of this are just barely getting by paycheck to paycheck and are on the poverty line. Like all other...

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¿Qué debemos hacer con el "Día de Colón"?

  El "Día de Colón"   En los Estados Unidos, el 12 de octubre se ha celebrado por muchos años como “Columbus Day” (Día de Colón).  En España y Latinoamérica, se ha celebrado como “Día de la Raza” por alrededor de cien años.  ...

Mi nombre

Mi nombre es William. Vino. de mi papa. Mi nombre me recuerda de mi papa. Mi nombre expresa gusta.

Cuentos de misterio

Una vez que yo fui con mi prima al cementerio estaba muy oscuro y me daba mucho miedo. Cuando estábamos caminando había un muerto que estaba vivo sentado en la tumba mirando con su ojos muy oscuro. Mi prima le daba mucho miedo porque el muerto...
Lei un articulo titulado “la metida de pata de la policía de Nueva york twitter.’’ LA idea central del artículo es que la policía quería fotos sonriente con los ciudadanos y le subieron foto de gente esposada. Mi opinion del artículo es que No me...

Pueden algun Diaz desaparecer los examenes

Lei un articulo titulado “Pueden algun dias desaparecer los exámenes.’’ La idea central del artículo es que vas cambia los exámenes pesadilla de mucho estudiantes. Mi opinion del artículo es que si que para mucho estudiantes es una pesadilla...

From the Middle (6-8)

The movie

I finished watching the movie,Tuck Everlasting and one thing I think is I saw the part when Mae and Tuck got arrest for killing the man in the yellow suit.The man got killed in the head from the shotgun in the head.Then Winnie said some guys is...

Winnie over everything

I think Winnie felt shy and scared to walk and go into the tuck’s home because she had never been in anybody else’s house out of the woods.she had never felt this way because in paragraph 15 it clearly states Winnie had grown up with order so she...
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The Good Winnie

Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt might leave a reader feeling honest,caring. She is honest because she always tell the truth.An example of this is on page 9 "She was caring she want to go get the boys.It is about Mae. She care too much about...
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A Lack of Effort

A Lack of Effort by Terence R. Sudler Another normal day out of the month, another ordinary morning. I woke up to the sound of my mother telling me that it's time to go to school. Swinging my legs over the side of the bed, I rubbed my eyes and...
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Back to the Seventh Grade: Mozart with Amnesia

  This is my project journal.   There are some errors in uploading my project. The chart in it does not have color, and for this reason, it is useless. I also cannot put a video in this body, but the link to the games are provided. My...

Gaming and New Media

The "Issue" of Encryption

Since before the World Wars we as a people have made use of encryption and other forms of cryptography to protect themselves and their ideas. For most of this time cryptography had been considered a good thing which should be used and implemented by...

why i say games don't get respect they deserve

The reason I say why do most people don't give respect to video games they deserve. Most of the time I feel like adults hate on players and they hate even more the games these players play.In my opinion if adults got to play games they...

Hour of Code

Fremont High School received $10,000 for participating in the Hour of Code. My experience in the Hour of code made me creative because I participated In coding and tried my best to win the levels. If I was in Brave New World, I would want to be...

Hour of Code

Hour of Code My hour of code experience was good because I got to do something that I've never done before, and it was fun. It was easy to understand and you also had control of how the game worked. The more time you put into working on coding, the...
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Freedom Portals

I am thrilled by this object, because as a gamer this could one object could transport you to another world to slay dragons, live a life of a pirate, and exciting battles with friends this is why games provide so much freedom to players. One part...

Letters to Decision Makers

What Do I Need From My School?

In the last 2 weeks lots of incidents have happened such as school admin and security beating a student in campus and the permitted entrance to people that are not suppose to be allowed into the campus. To start off, 2 weeks ago on friday one of...

What do I need from my school

What I need from my school is to feel safe again. Having administrators who threatened teachers and hurt students isn’t my ideal place to be. Fremont High School is the school I have been going to for my whole high school career. Students being hurt...

What do I need from my school

What I need from my school is to feel safe again. Having administrators who threatened teachers and hurt students isn’t my ideal place to be. Fremont High School is the school I have been going to for my whole high school career. Students being hurt...

Fremont High Students Standing Up

I need a school where we can be respected as a family. Knowing that adults put their hands on students and get away with it is not ok. I feel like the Vice Principal should be fired and not allowed in the OUSD district. We go to school where we are...
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Tough Times for Fremont High

If a person were to walk through the halls of Fremont High this is what they would see -- people talking about school work and if they had any homework for a class they were absent for. You might sometimes see a fight happening during lunch, maybe...
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Our Space (K-5)

Winter bush

little people

Before JA Day I didn't want to go to an Elementary School and teach little kids. I wasn't excited to see little kids run around the classroom.

My Creed Project

I always believe that people need friends because friends can lead you to get close to this society, help you come of age and let you understand more about this world. Friendship is like a process that gets you through lots of different situations...

Conflict

Pri is a good kid but he is doing bad in school because hangs out with the bad kids who don't like school. Pii says, "School stunk. I hated school." Piri does not like school but only because of influences from this boys. This shows a man vs....

Mr Linden's Library

He had warned Lindsey about the book now it was too late, because Lindsey read the book but she fell asleep as she was reading the book,and the book vines were coming out and Lindsey didn't feel anything. Is that what Mr linden had warned...

Our Stories and Poems

My LTI reflection

My internship is called World and Achieve Academies. It is an elementary school and it is not part of the OUSD. Basically, World and Achieve is just like any other school. They teach students and make sure that they are learning. It is...

My place story

I love the Oakland Coliseum because of the memories I made when I was going to the events. My first A’s game is what made me love baseball it the pastime of everyone and everyone is chill. The theme is having a good time at the ballpark it more of a...

I Am From

I Am From by Ariana I am from poverty and struggles I am from a city where death is everywhere I am from a city where we can’t trust the police I am from violence and fights at night I am from a place where walking out your front door is dangerous...

My Place Story

The place I had chose is the Fruitvale area. I chose this place because, there is a lot of diversity there. The diversity is important to me because without it there will not be beautiful, majestic mixed people. Also without the diversity there won’...

My Internship Experience

I intern at a place called Fruitvale Collision Center. It is a auto body shop, it is a family owned and operated auto shop facility, with more than 20 years of experience, specializing in custom paint and collision repair work. It is located on...

Teachers Teaching Teachers

Is Political Correctness Correct?

What’s With Kids These Days? I have grown up in an environment that is surrounded by growing adolescents,as any person does, but I have been blessed with the opportunity to observe people grow because my mother is a First Grade teacher. I often...

Flaws in our educational system (Research Prospectus)

Education is a highly valued resource in today’s modern society. It is considered necessary for success in the majority of careers. In order to ensure all students an equal shot at success and meeting high standards in their professional careers,...

Connecting around topics on Youth Voices

There are many topics that YV students across the country are researching and writing about, and we want to have more ways to connect about these. Below is a document where students can add their names to topics they are exploring and and then...

little schooler

practicing in the bus with your team getting nervous to teach the kids and you don't know what to do with your turn to present your students and your team to while standing getting worried and nervous and you stirred while saying your subject and...

little schooler

practicing in the bus with your team getting nervous to teach the kids and you don't know what to do with your turn to present your students and your team to while standing getting worried and nervous and you stirred while saying your subject and...

Video Conversations

Why Do People Have To Struggle To Live Video Treatment

Part 1 - Title Why Do Some People Have To Struggle To Live Part 2- Introduction My name is: Anthony My question is: What Are The Times When You Struggle In Life The reason I am interested in this topic is because: People have that one time or day...

vox pop interview

Discussion on fairness and equality #2

Discussions on Fairness and Equality #2 Eric gave his final decision on this story. Last time he didn't know the whole story. Now I explained him the story and he gave his final decision. Here's the link for last time story: Discussions on Fairness...
You can download the video here. My question is why in different locations is there different customer service, change in scenery. For example, I currently live in the Bronx, New York and it would be very rare for you to see people smiling or...
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Tatiana and Dimitria Interview Sarah Kaplan