Elementary School : Is The Simplest Human Being, And Still Be Happy And Innocent?

793 Words Mar 1st, 2016 4 Pages
To have nothing, to be the simplest human being, and still be happy and innocent; that is what I see and experience every Tuesday when I go to Hart Elementary School. Being a kid is simple and fun. Reality is for adults, and that is how it should be, that is what I teach my family away from home. It is not sad if you do not know the reality, it is not downgrading if everything around you is simple and exciting. I go every Tuesday to Hart Elementary School for three hours to converse and enjoy their presence. I go to fulfill their enjoyment, to help them appreciate the pleasure of being a kid and knowing that everything is fine. These kids are like family; they not only have fun but they teach me everyday life lessons. Soccer in the Barrio is located in downtown El Paso, Texas, the poorest place in town. This is where I am every Tuesday, helping kids through sports and enhancing their English abilities.
What is Soccer in the Barrio? Well, let me explain the simplest part first. A group of friends and I go and play soccer with kids while helping them enhance their English capabilities every Tuesday. El Barrio means “the neighborhood”; in this case it is the most underprivileged community in the El Paso area. These kids range from first to fifth grade, boys and girls alike. As we get there, they are finishing their math homework. Some of the basic math they are learning is easy to teach so it is rather fun to give them a few short cuts and help them enhance their abilities…

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