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    High School Memories Essay

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    then I thought it was going to. My grades slowly when down the drain, I didn 't care what my grades were until I realized if I didn 't get my act together I would be spending my whole summer vacation in summer school because I didn 't care what my grades were. In high school, my grades weren’t as the best than other individuals. Throughout my high school years, I had progressed. Freshman year I didn’t…

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    Essay On Letter Grades

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    Letter grades existed long before we are born. According to Mark W. Durm, “1883—At Harvard there is a reference to a student making a B. This apparently was the first use of a letter for a grade that can be found” (1). There are many great leaders attended schools and received letter grades; even our grand parents might have received letter grades in their life. Many people attended school and grew up with grades and every one of us is very familiar with grades. We fought for good grades to get…

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    “Good sportsmanship provides guidelines that can be generalized to classroom and lifelong achievement” (Rimm). The desire of winning in a sport carries on to the classroom as an academic challenge. Students strive to be the best both on the field and in the classroom. Sports teach kids to function and adapt in a competitive society. “The world of sports mirrors how one can play the game of school and life” (Rimm). Self-discipline is a trait acquired in participating in sports and physical…

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    Throughout the years people spend in school, there are always students who try harder than others and give more effort to help them get ready for the future. On the other hand, there are students who slack to just get through school, and as a result, they end up not doing so well. Teachers will allow the students who do not have the academic skills to move forward. Schooling from 8th grade to high school helps mold the undergraduates into whom and what they will become in the future. Holding a…

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    In the classroom of interest, the grade level being taught is third grade with the students’ ages varying from seven years old to nine years old. The location of the school is in Gainesville, Florida and is called Stephen Foster Elementary School, which is a public magnet school, composed of grades kindergarten through fifth. Forty five percent of the students at Stephen Foster Elementary School are African American, 32% of students are Caucasian, 8% of students are Hispanic, and the rest of…

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    At home homework can give students a huge boost if they know how to do it, and can lower their grade just as much. If homework was abolished, the more challenged students would be closer to the smarter students because they won’t have to be graded on homework. Not giving homework could help kids get into college with the ability to receive more scholarships (Auroa). Scholarships grant students a lot of money, and sometime are the only reason kids pursue their career in school and go to college.…

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    ENG 111 Class Reflection

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    example, at the beginning of the semester, I would try to stay above a C. Mainly because at the beginning, I won’t have any experience in the subject and it will take time to adjust the pressure. After about two months, I try to above a B. By then, I would have adjusted to the pressure that comes with the subject. Finally during the final last months of the semester, I will try to keep an A due to the fact that I would be used to the work that I was assigned. But during all of that, I would also…

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    When learning that I was going to be taking an art class this semester, I instantly became nervous. I always liked art, but I am not very good at it. It was nerve-racking because I have not been in an art class since 6th grade. This is because we had the choice between art and band, and I loved being in the band. My 6th grade art teacher was not very supportive and if the art was not up to her standards she would give you a bad grade, or make you redo it. Thinking back I could not recall a time…

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    college credits and the preparation for post-secondary education. However, taking the difficult class does not benefit my GPA or class rank. Many times, I have considered joining a high school english class instead, as it is less challenging, and there is a higher probability of receiving a better grade. These downfalls often deprive me and other students from registering in rigorous courses, especially with an unweighted grading system. An unweighted grading system is a standard concept where…

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    Having a growth mindset emphasizes the understanding that abilities and characteristics can be developed. Notably, people with this mindset typically are able to utilize the obstacles they come across in life as a way to grow. A fixed mindset, on the other hand, represents a belief that people have to prove their intelligence, athleticism, and other skill sets. These people dislike the idea of challenge and accept their abilities as unable to be developed. Initially, I desired to say that I…

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