Capstone 2

The main question I have is how did Under Armour become so successful? I wanted to understand how the company has changed over time. Under Armour has been in business for less than 25 years. My sub-questions are: (1) why does Under Armour make deals with athletes? (2) how does Under Armour decide what products Read More…

Capstone 1

My class has started a project called “Capstone”. Capstone is a research project that will be completed in six weeks. At the end of the project, we need to prepare a final presentation. For this project, I want to focus my attention on a topic related to sports because I enjoy playing soccer and baseball. Read More…

Passion Project 6

During the Passion Project, I have learned a lot about what it takes to do stand up comedy. I learned that I have to explain what I’m saying when I’m writing my script. When I wrote my script at first it wasn’t funny because I didn’t explain what the joke was about.  I had to Read More…

Passion Project 5

In writing my comedy script, I thought about using the cultural difference between Argentina and Puerto Rico. In addition to using language differences, I used sports to illustrate those cultural difference. I choose (1) baseball because is the national sport of Puerto Rico and (2) soccer because it is the national sport for Argentina. In Read More…

Passion Project 4

Along the way, I have had difficulties coming up with jokes. For example, in the beginning, I made an introduction and then couldn’t come up with jokes. At the same time, I was distracted. I thought that this wasn’t the right time so I came back to it later. In the meantime, I did my Read More…

Passion project 3

  Have you ever heard of a comedian using a different language in his routine? For Instance, Eli Castro speaks in Spanish and English in his shows. I will also be able to use two languages because I speak Spanish and my family is Latino. My family is from Argentina and Puerto Rico. This skill Read More…

Passion Project 2

I have started a draft on the topic that my script is on baseball vs soccer. I chose baseball vs soccer because they are my two favorite sports. I thought baseball and soccer would be a funny topic because people who play these sports will understand the topic so they can understand the jokes. Also, Read More…

Passion Project 1

I have started my Passion Project. The topic that I picked was to make a comedy show. I have conducted some research which consisted on watching videos in YouTube. I have found out that comedians use real life situations and make them into jokes. For example, if I want to make a joke about the Read More…

Refugee

The author changes through the 3 stories because the author wants to show that there is a problem in diffrent times. History repeats itself and I think that what the author is trying to say. there is a problem in all of there time periods. the effect on the reader is we have to change Read More…

Refugee

The reasons the characters are leaving there own home country because of unfairness. Josef left his country because of Hitler and the Nazis and they don’t want to die. Isabel is leaving her country because of the director Fidel Castro and he wants everything for himself and if they stayed her dad would go to Read More…