When entering the family room it most definitely made me think about my personal experiences living in a shelter as a child. I know some might think that the family room is a bit small, however I appreciated that they had a designated room for the children. I remember when my family and I were in the shelter that everyone was placed in a big room all together. It was very frightening because we were surrounded by different people we didn’t known and had absolutely nothing to do. My mom would tell us to stay together and not to leave her side. So for hours and hours my brothers and I would just sit there waiting for our caseworker to come and assist us. In the family room there were shelves filled with books, toys and different activities...
... middle of paper ...
...community. Not only do they assist homeless people and families, but they provide a warm meal to whoever is hungry. You can sense that this is a good place not only by the number of volunteers and the welcoming faces, but also by the attitudes of the people who are obtaining the assistance. If this location was closer to my home, I would most definitely continue volunteering. I think this is a good experience to continue with future students. I feel it provides you with an outlook to the obstacles of ones future students that might be encountering homeless. If you never experiences something or knows very little of a situation then how would someone be able to best handle the situation at hand. I think being involved in the community one way or another helps teacher understand their student environment and what obstacles they might encounter in their everyday lives.
Need Writing Help?
Get feedback on grammar, clarity, concision and logic instantly.Check your paper »
- Whether or not we notice it, Art is always around. It can come in the form of a beautiful painting in the Smithsonian Museum, a sculpture by Michelangelo, or as graffiti on the wall. Whatever the form, art is always present. Additionally, art is not new; for as long as there have been people, there has been art. Though rare, early Christian art manages to express, in picture form, a story from the bible. One piece, which was actual a mural painted in the fourth century, on walls of the mausoleum of Galla Placidia in Raveena, Italy, depicts Christ teaching his apostles.... [tags: Art]
1025 words (2.9 pages)
- The background of Psalm 23 from both the chronological and the traditional viewpoints permit one to observe the activities within Psalm 23. However, the most comprehensive approach to completely understand Psalm 23 is to examine it expositionally. The intention for this section of the paper is to present an expositional examination of Psalm 23, which will finally provide adequate evidence for arriving at a conclusion that proves the LORD is the only necessity in an individual’s life due to the character of a shepherd.... [tags: Psalm 23, Psalms, Good Shepherd, Lord]
1748 words (5 pages)
- In many works of poetry, there are numerous ways in which the reader can critique and analyze the poems content, theme, and other related subjects regarding critical approaches. The following paragraphs will demonstrate and analyze examples specifically regarding Marxist/social criticism in poetry. The poem that will be analyzed in this essay is titled "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by the sixteenth century poet Christopher Marlowe. My purpose for using these two critical approaches is to throw light onto the historical and social effects and demonstrations of this poem by Marlowe.... [tags: Love, Poetry, The Passionate Shepherd to His Love]
810 words (2.3 pages)
- Love in Desire's Baby by Kate Chopin, The Passionate Shepherd to His Love by Christopher Marlowe, and The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd by Sir Walter Raleigh The socioeconomic condition and status of a person greatly impacts whether or not love will be reciprocated. That is evidenced by the story of “Désirée’s Baby”, by Kate Chopin and the poems “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love”, by Christopher Marlowe and “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd”, by Sir Walter Raleigh. All these literary works relate love with socioeconomic status and how love is subordinated to society’s norms.... [tags: The Passionate Shepherd to His Love]
1063 words (3 pages)
- Preparations for Owning a German Shepherd Providing a Fenced in yard If you do not already have a fenced in yard you should consider getting your yard fenced, or installing an “invisible” fence. If you already have a fenced in yard you should check to ensure that it is secure. Make certain there are no spots around your fence where a German Shepherd could fit through. Check for loose planks in the fence that may be loosened by your German Shepherd.... [tags: Pet Advice Dog]
911 words (2.6 pages)
- My Theology of pastoral Counseling The shepherd and sheep relationship is the best illustration for the relationship between pastor and parishioners. When Jesus asked Simon Peter does he love him three times and said to him “Feed my sheep”, the shepherd and flock relationship has been set. Since Jesus is our good shepherd (Jn. 10:11a), he laid out a good example for us to follow - to lay down his life for the sheep. (Jn. 10:11b) Thus, the wellness of both in and out of the parishioners should always be the concern in the pastors’ hearts.... [tags: God, Holy Spirit, God in Christianity, Trinity]
1108 words (3.2 pages)
- A Comparison of 'The Passionate Shepherd to his Love' and 'The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd' In Elizabethan times poetry was a very important part of Elizabethan life. Elizabeth 1st adored plays and poetry and was a major patron, meaning that in a way she encouraged sponsorship of the writers and poets of her time, so that they were encourage to perform and write. These two poems are examples of pastoral poetry, a form of poetry that deals with the lives of shepherds and shows a contrast between the innocence and simplicity of rural life, compared with the artificiality of city and court life.... [tags: Papers]
1820 words (5.2 pages)
- Christopher Marlowe, also known as Kit Marlowe, was an English playwright, poet, and translator of the Elizabethan era. Christopher Marlowe is the author of the poem “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love.” Sir Walter Raleigh is the author of “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd.” Sir Walter Raleigh was also a writer, poet, soldier, politician, courtier spy, and explorer. His poem “The Nymph’s Reply” to the Shepherd is an answer to Christopher Marlowe’s “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love.” Both of these poems are about a love story that is very complicated for the lovers.... [tags: Walter Raleigh, Christopher Marlowe]
801 words (2.3 pages)
- In the light of the results shown above, it is obvious that this cluster is more interested in the words duke, castle, shepherd, duchess, stranger, closet, curate, captain, knight, boy, grace, dance, rector, light, hut, hill, and gate. The words are associated with the idea of hidden or unrevealed death. The idea is repeated in the three texts where problems of jealousy and suspicion in marriage lead to death. In the three texts, the main idea of each one is that that there is a wife who belongs to the elite and she is beautiful.... [tags: Literary Analysis]
883 words (2.5 pages)
- Contrasting As You Like It, The Passionate shepherd to His Love, and The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd The pastoral settings in Shakespeare's As You Like It, "The Passionate shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe, and "The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd" by Sir Walter Raleigh collectively portray contrasting ideas about nature. Marlowe idealizes pastoral life while Raleigh's companion piece shows its negative aspects. As You Like It explores both the positive and negative qualities.... [tags: comparison compare contrast essays]
765 words (2.2 pages)