English 99 Research Paper

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In the End English 99 My senior English teacher in high school told the classroom that everyone passed their senior research paper with a “B” or better but would not pass them back until after our presentation. I was relief the day before it was due I went home two hours early than I normally would to start writing my ten page paper on Dante’s inferno. When Mrs. Medina told me to see her after class I was assumed it had to do something with senior boards, the students with the best research papers will have opportunity to showcase their PowerPoint in front of the dean and principle. However, it was not about senior boards but how my research paper was the only one in our school entire AP class who did not receive a passing grade and I was…show more content…
I’m realizing it now one month before I am able to graduate. My actions were influenced by my teacher letting me pass with the bare minimum on essay. My high school English teacher was not effectively teaching me the necessary skills to pass my senior year. I disappointed in that I put myself in this situation but I did not anyone know because I wanted to make pass English without anyone helps. The rest of the day I started to think what happened in past year that affected my chance going to…show more content…
I felt superior over the other kids even though we all struggle at the same thing I knew sooner or later I will be able to speak normal without my accent yet I will still be smarter at the end. I felt that I did not need to master English I just needed to know enough to make it through life. This feeling grew inside me and became worse when I was in middle school. In my first year in middle school my English teacher told the class how everyone will be required to take the Scholastic Reading Counts program. The program was designed to encourage reading, students go to the school library and select books to read that have a green sticker on the front. After reading the book, they can go to the computer, log in on the Reading Counts program, and answer 10 questions about the book. Every student was required to pass at least two quizzes every month from 7th to 8th

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