The only thing that they would have an issue with was if I brought home an “F.” I can’t say that was a bad way of parenting, but the fact that they didn’t push me hard enough to want to make an “A” wasn’t good either. I always wondered what life would be like if I had parents that constantly were on my back about grades, and just my school work in general. My parents methods for raising me helped me to find that inner motivation that always got me get through every obstacle I faced. I believe when you go as far as removing all barriers from your child’s path, it enables them to grow mentally and develo... ... middle of paper ... ...ous day. I was confused because I received the same grade, but unlike them I was excited about my “B.” I considered the fact that my parents only cared if I brought home a failing grade, which was probably why our reactions were totally different.
My Participation in basketball was socially uplifting. One way that it helped me socially, was to change my reaction to meeting new people. When I first started playing, I was always the shy guy in the corner. After years of playing, I have come out of my shell and now am one of the first players to introduce myself to everyone. More importantly, participating in basketball helped me develop better friendships with people that I already knew.
My friends that came with me to slopes that day never knew about my experiment until our day was over but I believe they did help my experiment in many ways. I tried clapping for strangers on my own a handful of times but only ever got other families and groups to join in when my own friends would join in... ... middle of paper ... ...e unwritten rules of our society. My experiment with breaching social norms has revealed its importance in our society. These normative behaviors are so powerful because of our natural desire to conform to others behaviors. While social norms are learned behaviors our desire I believe is always there.
With these practices the Dionysians also developed a more structures form of ... ... middle of paper ... ... emotionally or physically. Dance is a great way to express yourself when you are happy sad, excited, gloomy, or just to make yourself better. Dance did not start very clean or good, it had a mix of everything and it always will. So people who perform it make the best out of it and it becomes their passion. Always makes the best out of worst by dancing yourself in and out of it.
Skateboarding uses a lot of creativity and to do some tricks, you have to plan in your head, but think with your toes. Skateboarding is a really good way to find a job now a day because almost everything that concern skateboarding is an art and people can get a job from it. There are many kinds of jobs that have to do with skateboarding. For example, photography, graffiti, video editing, T-shirt design and a lot more. Photography Photo by Jesus A... ... middle of paper ... ...ot be afraid.
Skateboard parks regularly consist of different sized ramps, rails and other features that skateboarders can do tricks and skate on. Skateboard parks also regularly contain a Bowl, which is a large area similar to an empty swimming pool for skateboarders to skate in. Skatepark designs have begun to evolve and move away from the fenced in intimidated sea of ramps and has catered more to a “plaza” design which has a much for open concept. Being able to offer our youth a wide variety and range of physical activities to choose from is essential because it allows them to find a form physical activity that they can have the potential to excel at and continue doing. For kids to be able to go out and ... ... middle of paper ... ... that are linked to that video so Ii have ended watching different documentaries and edits of the sport.
I really don't know anything different. My life revolves around skating. If I wasn't a professional skateboarder, I'd still be skating every day” (Gonzalez 1). The trend of Skateboarding began in 1950’s because surfers got the idea of surfing the streets. Its popularity continues to grow because as skateboarding start to grow it started to grow throughout the country.
I learned to not take anything for granted and to appreciate my health. My love for skateboarding goes a long way. I plan to skate for the rest of my life. Skateboarding is my way to escape by going into my own world. Skateboarding has allowed me to gain many life experiences through skateboarding that will stick with me for the rest of my life.
The novel The Namesake is clearly able to reflect my life, both showing that children are unable to view their parents as a human being unless the parent is triggered by a traumatic event. This causes the child to feel empathy for the parent figure and suddenly be able to mature so that they can humanize their parents. In this way, traumatic events to the family can often be healthy and necessary for the maturity of the child. After all, if he or she is unable to see their parents at their weakest, the child may take a considerably longer time to discover their gratitude and express the love that is owed.
Lots of parents think they have enough reasons for having a child, but do parents need children to satisfy themselves, to dedicate their love to him/her, or to train a good, useful person for the society they’re living in. Children are not toys whom whenever parents feel tired of them, just throw them away. They will grow up and will be parents someday. Children need to be supported. Not with neighbors, babysitters, friends, but with parents.