Reflection: persuasive speeches

8B Drama: Persuasive Speeches from YIS Arts on Vimeo. On the last week before spring break, we presented our persuasive speeches in drama class. My topic was anti drugs. I chose this because it was something that I wanted teenagers to be aware of. The…

Stereotypes and Characters

What is a stereotype? A stereotype is a main idea or image of a person or thing that is well known. For example, marching is a stereotype of a soldier because most people know that soldiers march. When are stereotypes useful? Stereotypes can be useful…