Personal essay Everyone have their own identity, the different identity is important to us because different identity makes us who we are. I think the important factor of my identity is to be helpful to other people. I have three things to say about it. First, my culture history influence me a lot. Second, my friends always talk to me about their personal problem, they think I always can help them out. Third, when I was in middle school, I helped one of my friend to review in order to graduate from middle school. My culture have the most influence on me. In China, the Confucianism is important to everyone, we were been taught since elementary school to be polite and be helpful to other people and we always recite the analects of Confucius's quote. So to be helpful is always like a root inside my mind, I would always remember it. When I saw someone need help, I would try my best to help. There was a phrase called "present rose to others with remaining fragrance at hand." this means if you help other people, you will feel happy about it and enjoy that feeling. So this is the important factor that make me who I am. All my friends likes me because they can always speak to me when they have problems. I have lots of friends, they have all kinds of personal problems. I think I am a kind and friendly person, I have a lots of friends in China. They are all very outgoing person, I don't know why because I personally not very extrovert. When I became familiar with them, they will always talk to all kinds of problem they have, like the conflict they have with their parents or the problem they have in their relationship. Once my friend was upset with her mom and she came to my home without telling to her mom, she plan to stay with me and not going back to home for few days. So I called her mom, communicate the problem which my friend have with her…
emphasis on thinking through practical problem and are rational decision makers. (Berk, 2007)
Social change is the change in the cultural symbols, rules of behaviour, social organization or value systems. By middle adulthood, people focus more on personal meaningful living. They become well adjusted with low depression, high self acceptance and have life satisfaction. They feel positive about themselves and they acknowledge and accept both their good and bad qualities. Also they see themselves as…
Learning Style Personal Essay
Everyone learns in different ways and at different paces. I have learned many different things about the different learning styles. I have also learned a few things about myself and my own personal learning style.
I chose to go back to school and earn a college degree for my own personal goals. I am studying for my associates’ degree in Early Childhood Care and Education. My youngest daughter is pregnant with her first child, my grandson. My oldest daughter had my…
27 April 2014
Personal Essay- Stage 2
The topic of marriage has always interested me, mainly because I did not know much about it other than I knew that is what most people do when they get older. However, through the multiple readings and passages I read, I have gained a much better understanding of marriage and it has affected me in a positive manner as I approach closer to marriage myself. There were many topics that influenced me, but contraception, the…
Tracing back to the time at the age of 6, I found my interest, piano, which I would never thought to be the biggest success in my life I’ve persisted for so long. And it would never be the success without my mom helping me for lots. I felt totally attracted by the piano when I was in the kindergarten. That was the time my mother noticed my interest from my teacher’s words. She said that I often went to play the hand wind piano in my tone, even the piano cover fell…
show improved social skills and behavior. There was a 53.4%
decrease in retention in the grades associated with after school programs.
What has inspired me to work with the youth is because I can work with the youth
to facilitate their personal, social and educational development. In the long term which
will help become more productive citizens as adults. Enable the youth to gain a voice in
society as they make the transition from dependence to independence. I can be of
person you will
increase your risk factor. You can also increase your risk factors of ebola if you handle animal
research. You may get infected if the animal you are researching has ebola. Other risk factors of
ebola include giving medical or personal care to someone who is infected with ebola. Your
medic or family member can get infected if they are not wearing the proper equipment such as
surgery aprons, masks, and gloves. A person who died from ebola is still contagious. So if you
never get through most other literature.
In thinking carefully on this question, I realized that if there was someone living or deceased who I would like to have a conversation with, it would be Sylvia Plath.
Our conversation would be about her personal life and literature, if she would be willing to, because I have understood that she had a troubled life from her childhood until her death by suicide I would ask her many questions that we could never answer without her being. For instance, how she…
are an incredible race capable of great things and yet, we are equally capable of cheating, lying and all sorts of bad behaviour when it suits our purpose. I think that when faced with a situation where the perceived risk is less than the potential personal gain, where the consequences are minimal if any, humans will often choose to do the wrong thing in order to benefit themselves.
The TV program “What Would You Do?” takes this concept to another level, where they look at this issue not from an…
September 15 2014
I was two years old when I came to America. Growing up I was occasionally reminded that I am an immigrant, which the thought itself surprised me. I consider myself to be American, having been raised in America most of my life. I have no accent and English is my first language. My parents speak Singhalese at home and I understand it very well, I just never learned to speak fluently. My parents tried to raise me with Sri Lankan…