Saturday, November 22, 2014

Guardians of the Flame #3: The Silver Crown

I finished reading The Silver Crown by Joel Rosenberg. This is the third book in the Guardians of the Flame series. Next I'll read The Heir Apparent.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Student Government Campaign

I have been interested in Student Government since fifth grade when Osborn rolled it out for the first time. This year, when I heard that there was a middle school student government, I ran for the office of sixth grade president. I made a three minute campaign speech and the six posters below. After a long time of giving out hellos and reasons for people to vote for me, it was finally November 4th. During social studies, we took out our laptops and opened up a Google form. In this form we selected who to vote for. Three days later, I went to the principals office and asked if she knew who had won the election. She told me I was runner up. I was a little disappointed, because I had worked by far the hardest, but still lost to a popular girl. I am now a member of student government and I will run again next year.

Here's the speech: