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End Of Year Metacognition Days of Reflection I often find myself in situations where I don't know why I'm there or what I should expect from it, but when I do find myself there I usually stick to the same advice, "fake it till you make it". In many ways... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Teaching Empathy Punishment actually worked A great teacher who is full of excitement for her students can change their lives Deval Patrick It can be hard at times to remember that teachers are people too. Throughout my time at Fenn, I’ve always tried to resist the thought that teachers are... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
An Independent Journey And an Unexpected Result The most courageous act is to think for yourself. Out loud. Coco Chanel There comes a time in every mans life where he must realize and explore his independence, Through the Tunnel by Doris Lessing is a celebration of this realization in a... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Behind The Front Video Essay by Evan Lanzendorf Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
All quiet metacognition I’m not going to lie to anyone reading this and say that I have even an inkling of an idea of the pain, suffering, and dedication soldiers devote to their country and their comrades in war, but if the events in All quiet on the Western Front... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
The marks of Insanity Tests tests everywhere Tests tests they’re in my hair 6 in a week Yeah sure that’s fine Why don’t you get to sleep on time Quiz grades Sink your self esteem Just study Don’t worry You won’t get an e stay up late its not that... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Resigned Violence Themes in chapter Eight In chapter eight of All quiet on the Wester Front, I feel that there is a constant overwhelming theme of resignation. After coming back from the front, beaten and scarred, Paul should be overjoyed in the previous chapter when he gets home but all... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Good Times with Friends The Power of Dumb Fun Sometimes a bit of dumb fun can bring people closer together. It was behind the door to my friends room where me and Owen Omally learned this. Me and Owen had always been good friends but had never really gone through... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
The Despair In War Through the muck and glory of war always shines the bright red glare of despair. “All Quiet on the Western Front”, has helped to strip away the blinding glory of war from my eyes and show the horror and despair that has been faced in the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
My Ideas for Socratic Discussion In our Socratic seminar one of the topics I feel we should discuss is the necessity of war. In my mind, war is a worst case scenario. An idea when all other negotiations and talks of solving conflict have failed, but as time has gone... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Written by: Evan Lanzendorf, Connor Soukup and Jack Bretl Chapter Four Literary Essay An Analysis of the Themes of Instinct The soldier above all prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the wounds and scars of war. Douglas MacAurthur Instincts have been what has... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
What I would like to figure out Sometimes, when you lose a battle, you figure out how to win a war Donald Trump In All quiet on the western front I would like to figure out what the fighting is like. From what I’ve heard, being in the trenches entails... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
The Power of Choice Life is filled with choices, but some choices can affect your life much more than others. I’ll admit, many of the choices I’ve made in my fourteen years haven’t affected me much. Coming to Fenn wasn’t a choice, it was the logical decision and besides that,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Nice job on this Jack. I like how you connected music to emotions and not just some random noise you inject into your ears. Keep it up, I can’t wait to read your next piece.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on The Power Of Music at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Great job Nate. K really connected with your writing on how music helps you relax or get hyped up. Keep up the good work, can’t wait to eat your next piece.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Narrative paragraph at 2020 Blunt
Nice job Andrew. I do feel like you could have written a bit more on this topic and expended on how music affects you, but this was still a good piece.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Music in my life at 2020 Blau
I really like this Sam! You took a prompt that almost everyone wrote about themselves and took a step further. You not on,y tied it to yourself, you looked at how it connect others. Great job, keep it up.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Why Music Is Important To Me at 2020 Dean, Sam
Great job Elliot (got it right this time). This was great. It was clearly articulated, and I could tell exactly what you were trying to say. Keep it up.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Music in My Life at 2020 Johnson, Elliot
Nice job on this Kimball! Your writing clearly details how music affects you and I would read this again any day! Keep it up.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Music In My Life at 2020 Khetani, Kimball
Great job on this Elliot! While I don’t personally believe that music is the key to a full life like you stated in your hook, I do believe that it adds a splash of color to everything. This writing was clean and I could emmediatly understand your views, but I felt compelled to keep reading. Keep up the good work!
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Music Reflection at 2020 Kielar
Great work on this Ben, I could totally relate to so many parts of this! While I don’t personally “bump to Chief Keef in the shower” I still listen to music to get pumped up all the time and your in depth details on this piece accent how much music affects your life.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on What Music Means to Me at 2020 Lisa
Nice job Finley! Listening to music can be a great thing to do while studying and I’ve found that it helps me almost exactly like how you wrote. The details on this piece were great and I can’t wait till I read your next piece.
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on What Music Means To Me at 2020 Stevens, Finley
Great job on this Parker! I totally agree with you, music can be very therapeutic, and it really can be the best medicine you'll ever get. I cant wait to hear your next work!
Toggle Commented Feb 22, 2019 on Music Is Therapy at 2020 Nagtegaal
You're The Piano Man The Story of Music In My Life There is no better way of getting closer to God, of rising higher towards the spirit, of attaining spiritual perfection, than music -- Inyat Khan From the very beginning of time music has been a powerful tool. To tell... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf
Dulce et decorum est By Wilfred Owen Why I chose Dulce et decorum est If I’m being honest, I didn’t think too much about why I chose this piece. I heard that I needed to choose a piece so I went onto Fitz’s website and searched around for a bit... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2019 at 2020 Lanzendorf