I believe that I should be head cheerleader because I am dedicated to everything that I do. I’ve been cheerleading since the age of five years old, and on a varsity level for two. I’ve participated on an All- Star team for two years. I’ve also served as the Youth Praise Dance Leader at my church for 6 years. My interpersonal skills have all been sharpened because of this endeavor. As a leader, I also have a better understanding for using the strengths of those willing to help and I’ve learned of
11th grade The Race Towards My Academic Goal When I first received the invitation to apply to the National Honor Society (N.H.S), my initial thoughts were of appreciation for the recognition of my hard work during these past academic years. To think of myself as a member of the N.H.S is an honor that could have a profound impact on the future I would like to achieve. Over the past several years, I have driven myself to be self-motivated and I knew the only person that could do that was myself.
Steroid Use in Professional Sports Effect on Young Athletes Do you ever wonder how many children grow up closely watching and idolizing their favorite sports superstars? I know as a child, everyone in my age group wanted to be like Michael Jordan or Bo Jackson. I often wonder if these superstars have any idea of the impact they have on the younger generation. If a professional sports star gets caught behind the wheel driving intoxicated children might think that it is justified
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