The Importance Of Prioritiess In Everything, Everything By Nicola Yoon

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Pecha Kucha Essay

How can you influence the priorities of others? Priorities are very important. They are needed to be successful and reach the goals you wish to reach. I choose this question because I have changed my priorities to reach my goals. What made me develop and change my priorities was by watching my siblings with their successes and failures.

My sister Chrissy is very successful. She graduated from high school, has a good job, she’s almost finished with college and she is happy and working towards her goals in life. I look up to her. She is the reason why finishing high school and college is a big priority of mine. This wasn’t always the case. I used to not like school and didn’t care if I got good grades. This changed when
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Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon and Animal Farm by lona MacGregor. Everything everything is about a girl named Maddy who is allergic to everything. She can’t go outside and she hasn’t experienced being a normal teenager. Because of this her priorities was different than a regular teenager. When a boy moves in next door name Olly, she pushes school work aside and focuses her time on him. He influenced her priorities like school and staying alive. Animal Farm is a fictional story about an animal rebellion. . Mr. Jones, the owner of Manor Farm, is a mean, heartless man who butchers the pigs and drowns dogs when they get too old. Old Major encourages the farm animals to rebel against the …show more content…
I think this question in a positive way but it would be conceived in a negative way as well. How can I influence people to be better? In Everything, Everything the author had a different perception of this question. The author made it where Maddy’s priorities changed without Olly even trying to change them. Something that happened naturally because of emotional attachment. This challenged my thinking and made me see that my question is a bunch of mini questions into one. To change someone's priorities, you change their actions and sometimes who they are as a person. My idea was confirmed in Animal Farm when the animals impacted each other and their lives.

The article Taking Personal Responsibility made me reflect on myself as a person. This made me think about my responsibility and rather I take responsibility of my actions. I came the the conclusion that I don’t always do that. I plan to work harder to make myself a better and more responsible person. Everything, Everything made me think about how I impact other people in my life. What would the people around me life be like without me, good or bad? I came to the conclusion that I am a very positive and supportive person. I think my impact on others around me is a positive

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