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Week 19: 1/15-1/19

Phew! We made it! It’s the end of the first semester, and I’m sure we all feel at least a little relieved by that.

Because it was the end of the semester, we didn’t do any new “assignments” this week, with the exception of our weekly vocabulary test on Friday. 781 more words

Middle School

It's The Little Things

“Do you think we’ve changed?”

I don’t remember which one of us asked this, reclining on the balcony and watching the ocean which seemed all too familiar and yet unfamiliar. 579 more words

Personal Reflection

Rejuvenated Roberts eyeing Tokyo

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Celebrations are in order

Every Monday at the school I work at, we do a thing called “Celebrations”. Usually its about a teacher or a staff member who has gone above and beyond and is being recognized for it. 1,289 more words

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