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Jack Bretl English 9 Mrs. Wade 11/23/19 A Time To Fight And A Time To Flee In the Odyssey, Odysseus is given two choices. Odysseus can either fight and end up dying or he can run away. This situation related to a time in my life about a year ago,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
I’m really impressed with this honest reflection. You have shown fantastic honesty and acceptance of your actions. It took a lot of courage to lot about something this personal, so I respect this a lot.
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2019 on My Fatal Flaw at 2020 Khetani, Kimball
Jack Bretl Wade 9 English November 6, 2019 The Monster In My Life The monster in my life is not finding enough time in the day to do what I want to do. I feel like every day there is always so much to get done, and I never have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl English 9 Mrs. Wade 10/21/19 Reflection on Presentation by Adam Aranovitz Today the senior class was fortunate enough to enjoy a presentation and activity done by a friend of Fenn teacher. His name is Adam Aronovitz. This man is in my eyes a world traveler and advocate. He... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
The Value Of Tradition If You Don’t Use It You’ll lose It Tradition does not mean that the living are dead, it means that the dead are living. -Harold MacMillan Tradition is what keeps the departed still present. A tradition to me is something you do or take part in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Fitz English Experience Narrative Essay Form The Experience Of My Talk With Mr. Ward Getting turned down is something you must endure in life. About two weeks ago I was told by Mr. award that I was not elected as school president. This was one of the lowest... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Fenn Video Experience Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Fitz English May 27 Exam Literary Analysis Through The Tunnel Literary Analysis “Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself.” Nicole Scherzinger Becoming more mature is a natural function, and that is exactly what Jerry does in the story Through The Tunnel by: Doris Lessing. This story... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Metacognition day 1 of video project May 7 2019 Today I learned of the video project I will be taking part in for my English class. The video will be constructed around what we experienced while reading the book and a short summary of the book. I feel very confident... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Fitz English Metacognition Wow, that was one crazy book. The amount of detail I experienced was insane. The story of Paul and his journey on the Western front was not only a great learning experience but a great example of what it was like. From being told that... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Walk For Hunger Haiku Free Post Walk For Hunger Haiku We walked twenty straight All over the great big state Now I Rest In Peace Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl and Andrew April 26 The horror of modern war separates the good from the bad. In chapter eight of All Quiet On The Western Front there is a sense of poor treatment and horror. The Russian prisoners of war are forced to dig through the German trash just... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Saturday 4/20 The Power That Is Friendship “I’m no one with out friends” -Jack Bretl A human life without friends is a life wasted. Friends are literally what I live for and nothing else. Spending time with friends is the most fun thing I can think of doing.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Chapter 7 Read Socratic Discussion Ideas After reading this chapter there is only one thing I wish to discuss in our discussion tomorrow. I would like to discuss how hard it is for Men to go back and forth from being on a battle front and home. In... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Chapter Six Literary Analysis Sunday April 14 Fitzsimmons English All Quiet On The Western Front Chapter 6 Literary Reflection Paragraph The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Brerl, Evan Lanzendorf, Conner Soukup April 3 Fitz English Chapter Four Literary Analysis “Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson Instinct In All Quiet On The Western Front Instincts have been what has kept the human race alive from the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Monday April 1st Metacognition Review Material Today in English class I read chapter 3 of All Quiet On The Western Front while reading I annotated and made note of vocabulary words. Tomorrow in class we will be having a Socratic seminar based around chapter 3. This is a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl Iambic Poetry Saturday March 2 Chute 1 We looked we saw we starred (a) My dad and I were scared(a) Chute 1 was not so safe(b) I found my line to take(C) I strapped in to my ski (d) I picked my line to flee (d) And through... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Bretl poems Ml I lay (a) Up on the hill(b) Where Im today (a) With tumps to fill(b) There I see c) An old big pump (d) This is my key (c) Which shall fill my tump(d) Metacognition: This poem is a true story. It tells the story of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
I can relate to this a lot. It seems like you use music a lot and love rap. It also seems like music is very important to your life.
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2019 on What Music Means to Me at 2020 Lisa
Very good. You definelty expained why music and especially rap speaks to you and inspires you. After reading it is evident that you could expand much more in this piece but great job overall.
Toggle Commented Feb 25, 2019 on Music in my life at 2020 Blau
Great job, I can relate how you use music to get turnt and hyped. I also relate to how you use it to relax. It is interesting how almost everyone uses music in their own way.
Toggle Commented Feb 25, 2019 on Narrative paragraph at 2020 Blunt
Music Jack Bretl February 21 2019 The Power of Music "Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” Music. Music in literal terms means this; vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Posted Feb 15, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack
Jack Parker Bretl Wednesday February 6th WW Fenn Poem Choice Wild Geese by: Mary Oliver You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert repenting. You only have to let the soft animal of your body... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2019 at 2020 Bretl, Jack