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I’m a Big Kid Now!

I am drastically different from how I started the school year. I was a new student, terrified of absolutely anything and everything. I’ve grown from that and I’m proud of myself for that. I never expected to actually make friends, or at least close ones, but I did. I struggle with pretty bad depression and […]

What you need to know before signing up for the Pop Lit course

I would definitely tell someone to take this class however only if they are up for the extra work. It is all easy work if you actually read and doing your outside of class work. It’s not just a show up and pass with flying colors kind of class. This class really helped improve my […]

Max Abandoned His Family

I think he was in the right choosing the leave his family. They were going to die no matter what happened, because he had the option to get out of that I guarantee his family wanted him too. Even if just one person can be saved they deserve to be. It’s like saying six people […]

On stealing

I think Liseals behavior is definitely justified in everyday. She is not only doing it to benefit her own self but she’s also doing it to benefit others. It is almost like her own little personal rebellion. It probably isn’t the best time for it to be happening but I don’t think that at all […]

Deep thinker 2.2

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 21 Quote: “Humans are so predictable.” Context: Basically this shop Josh worked at just got overrun by these nasty Golem creatures who are after Nicholas Flamel, josh’s boss. This makes me think: This just makes me realize and consider how predictable I am the majority of the time. A […]

Deep Thinker 2.1

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 18 Quote: “And Sophie felt something cold and solid settle into the pit of her stomach.” Context:At this time in the story Sophie and her twin brother are experiencing a whirlwind of feelings and emotions due to the things that had just occurred. Everything they knew was just suddenly […]

Word Nerd 2.6

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 19 Context: “He was fastidiously brushing dust off the sleeve of his coat while two of his Golemsexplored the cellar.” In their words: showing or demanding excessive delicacy or care fastidious attention to detail Robert Evett reflecting a meticulous, sensitive, or demanding attitude fastidious workmanship having high and often […]

Word Nerd 2.5

Source: The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 11 Context:“His English touched with an indefinable accent” In their words: incapable of being precisely described or analyzed In my words: Something that you can’t put into words In pictures:

Word Nerd 2.4

Source:The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 11 Context: “As Nick clambered to his feet, he pushed Josh back down the stairs.” In their words: to climb awkwardly (as by scrambling) In my words: Quickly jumping to your feet In pictures:

Word Nerd 2.3

Source:The Alchemyst, Michael Scott, Page 10 Context: “Tendrilsand wisps of green mist gathered in Fleming’s palms, then curled in ornate patterns and drifted onto the floor, where they writhed like serpents.” In their words: a leaf, stipule, or stem modified into a slender spirally coiling sensitive organ serving to attach a climbing plant to its […]

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