It was obvious that she had never intended to keep her promise The time when I was given some bad advice The computer is more of a menace than a blessing. What do you think? Describe a journey that you particularly enjoyed Discipline Rush hour in the city A busy eating place You were on a journey with someone who was suddenly taken ill We were amazed when we heard how lucky John had been Write about some of the things that make you proud of your country The signal How much of your progress at school is the result of your own ability, good luck or good teaching? After the accident she seemed to be a completely different person Is it important that young people should know about the history of their country?
A Letter from New York Click here After you have read each story or article, answer the questions in the Answer Section. Remember last summer when I told you that I was planning to enter the TeenSay Magazine essay contest?
Well, I entered, and my essay, "Improving Community Safety," won!
The prize was a weekend trip to New York City, with a visit to the TeenSay offices to see how they publish the magazine each month. Three of us were chosen to go from Texas: My mom took me to the airport for the flight to New York, and I have to admit I was nervous!
But when we got to the airport and met the other people in our group, I relaxed. The group leader, Ms. Alvarez, was really friendly and easy to talk to. She is in charge of marketing and special promotions at TeenSay Magazine.
She also introduced me to the other contest winners. She won a prize for the series of photographs she took when her family drove across the country last summer. The other winner is a year-old boy named Eddie.
Eddie won the TeenSay community spirit award for cleaning up and improving the neighborhood parks in his town.
Irene and Eddie both seemed like a lot of fun. I was surprised at how quick the flight seemed.
Alvarez and I were sitting next to each other, she told me a lot about herself and how she had ended up working at TeenSay Magazine. She said that as a young girl she had always enjoyed writing stories and interviewing people.
She also loved planning and organizing events. After college, she got a job as a reporter at TeenSay, and then she gradually moved into their marketing and special promotions department. She said that she still occasionally writes an article for them, but she loves what she does now.
I told her that I was thinking about becoming a reporter someday, and she said that she thought I could do it if I worked really hard. Before I knew it, we were landing in New York. We drove to the TeenSay offices downtown. All during the ride, Irene and Eddie and I were pressed up against the windows like little kids, staring at the buildings and the people we passed.
We were excited to jump in and start seeing the sights. When we arrived at the TeenSay offices, Ms. Alvarez took us on a tour.Poverty in an Affluent Neighborhood - Nestled in Pittsburgh’s East End, the neighborhood of Shadyside has a median home value of $, while almost 20% of the neighborhood’s residents live in poverty (U.S.
Census Bureau, ). The following is a list of topics that would be appropriate for use in middle school classrooms. As you read through these you will see that some are more appropriate for specific curriculum areas while others can be used in classes across the board. The Neighborhood I Grew Up In.
October 8, By whooitsanu BRONZE, My neighborhood and the traditions it upheld promoted this overachieving mindset indefinitely. This essay is amazing.
Practice Reading Test Answer Section. This is your Practice Reading Test Answer Section. The questions in this section are based on the story or article in your practice Reading Section (above). Why I Bought A House In Detroit For $ After college, as my friends left Michigan for better opportunities, I was determined to help fix this broken, chaotic city by building my own home in the.
Songs "Classical" Artist Comments- Billboard Rank Subgenre Messiah George Frideric Handel The classic oratorio, especially popular around Christmastime, praises the Son who saved humanity by telling the stories of the Prophets who foretold his coming to earth, the annunciation to the shepherds of Christ's birth, the Passion of Christ, and finally the resurrection of the dead and Christ's.