2: YouTube Video: “GoldieBlox, Rube Goldberg, & Beastie Boys "Princess Machine" (a concert for little girls)”
This video was adorable as well as informative because it gave a strong statement to young girls. It was similar to a musical or a play of girls playing against the stereotypes by using their brains to create an engineer’s masterpiece as a source of fun during playtime. The goal of it was to give in...
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...ke a difference in this world. The heroism and courage I saw in people was truly inspirational. I really thought of how blessed I am for all the privileges I have and that I should do what I can to support those who struggle. Whether it is small things scattered throughout my life or a huge impact does not matter. I want to move forward and once I am a teacher I want to improve the lives of my students. This class will help me in the future by giving me the insight into the lives of my students and help the reach their full potential.
The discussion regarding Half the Sky totally had my undivided attention. I was in disgust about the situations women and girls are going through or have survived around the world. This was my first time I heard and learned about genital mutilation. Though it was painful to listen to, I am glad I know about it.
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