Thursday, September 24, 2009

  • What was the innovation called? My groups innovation is called The Move. 
  • When was it adopted or developed?The first Move was developed in 1972.
  • Who was involved, or, in other words, who were the innovators who created, designed, or implemented the innovation?John Africa and Donald Glassey were innovators who designed the Move in Philadelphia.
  • What benefits did it provide, and to whom? 
  • How was it received? 
  • What is “in History”? What else was happening in that time and place that allowed the innovation?
  • How has the innovation changed over time? How have our thoughts about it changed?

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

National Histoy Day!!!!

  • What was the innovation called?
  • Penicillin
  • When was it adopted or developed?
  • Antibiotics are a relatively recent discovery and the first practical one, penicillin, was not available until the early 1940s.
  • Who was involved, or, in other words, who were the innovators who created, designed, or implemented the innovation?
  • Sir Alexander Fleming was a british scientist who discovered it in 1928.
  • What benefits did it provide, and to whom?
  • It benefited Martie and it allowed her not to feel any pain during her surgery.
  • How was it received?
  • doctor he or she is called the anesthetist their face with a cloth and tell them to start counting. Then the doctor would give them a couple of drops onto the cloth and ask them to start counting.a

  • What is “in History”? What else was happening in that time and place that allowed the innovation?
  • Fleming discovered penecillin in 1928 when he noticed mold growing in a lab dish a common bacteria.
  • How has the innovation changed over time? How have our thoughts about it changed?
  • The innovation of penecillin has changed over time because now we get penecillin from a needle or pills. It also ha changed the way we think because about it because now we can just go to the doctors and get it from him but back in the day people where dyeing because they did not have the penecillin.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

1. What is your type? What do those letters stand for and what do they mean? Example- I am a ENTP- an Extroverted iNtuitive Thinking Perceiver
Extraverted means outgoing, Intuitive means.... etc

3. What does the Keirsey description call you? Ex. ENTP are inventors
According to Keirsey description are usually supervisors.

3. What does the Butt and Heiss type description call you? Ex: Clever professor
The Butt and Heiss type is a guardian provider.

4. What are 5 personality traits common to your type? Ex; ENTPs are quick witted, love to argue, innovative/ingenius, problem solvers, optimist, but gets frustrated by small obstacles.

5. What 3 famous people share your type?
EX. Michaelango, Walt Disney, Ben Franklin and Thomas Edison share my type

6. What are three careers that are good for your type?
Natural sciences, high school education, and computer science are all good careers for my type. As a high school computer teacher, I have to agree!

7. Do you agree with the results? Why or why not?
Yes, I agree because I love to argue a point, and I consider myself innovative and clever. However, I think that I am more feeling than thinking, so I don't agree 100%

8. Add any additional comments or questions.
I learned a lot about what type of person I am, but where can I go to learn about other types?

What is And How Does it affect You

Personality to is some things that you do that make you yourself.

It does effect my behavior and my train of thought because if I was shy I would be nervous to stand and do something in front of people and would probably drop my grade a little.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Three Amendments I Would Create

The first amendment i would make is the freedom of student government.
Second the right to create special days for school.
Third the right to eat in class.

Bill of Rights

1. What is the Bill of Rights? 

2. Which 3 of the 10 are most important to you and why?

3. How have our rights changed over the past 200 years?

4. What rights are missing from the Bill of Rights? What would you add and why?

5. Are there rights that we don't need or that you don't agree with? Which would you take away and why?

6. Class Activity- Create a Class Bill of Rights

It's a document that gives us freedom.
I like the freedom of religion the right of protest and the right to bare arms.
I would add the freedom of government because some people are not allowed to enforce laws now.
I agree with all the bill of rights because it is pretty fare. 
The bill of rights have changed because we were once not allowed to protest so we just had to suck it up.

Friday, September 11, 2009

My Celebrity Look Alikes

 My thoughts about judging a book by it's cover is that I don't think it's fair to judge somebody by the way they look.

What My Parents Think About The United States!!!!

My homework for September 10, 2009 was to talk to someone at home about what they think about the United States. I decided to ask my mom this question to see what she would say. Her response was what a I think any citizen in the United States would agree on that she loves the fact that we have the freedom of speech but hates to pay the large lump some of money called taxes.

Thursday, September 10, 2009


Proverb: Fortune favours the brave
Meaning: People favor the brave

I can relate this to our discussion about the war because when our soldiers come home they are respected for their bravery for fighting.


Afghan Proverbs
A good year is determined by its spring.
Meaning: You notice how the year is going to turn out in the beginning.

I chose this proverb because I recently noticed in high school that it was going to be a awesome experience !!!! I can relate this proverb to our discussion because people from other countries because they notice that the education is not very good so they know that there child will not reciever good education.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

All About Me!!!!!!

Hey everbody it's me Maria, yeah for you older kids the freshmen. Just greated a eblog and messing around with it. Well now you guys know my name is Maria, I'm fourteen and born and raised in North Philadelphia. I love to hang out with friends and go to the movies on Saturday. So if anybody wants to get to know me just come and talk to me I promise I don't bite.