The Edmund Fitzgerald – Ballad Theme Paragraphs

The Wreck of Edmund Fitzgerald is a ballad with themes of environment, and loss. It covers the affects of the environment and the dangers they may pose, and a sense of how badly a tragedy can effect a wide group of people. In the poem, the Edmund Fitzgerald is a boat that gets caught in a storm and kills all the men aboard the boat. The theme of environment is present throughout the whole poem. Edmund Fitzgerald is a boat on Lake Superior in Ontario.…

Little Red Riding Hood – Narrative Poem

Little Red Riding Hood   There once was a girl who wore a red coat Here’s her story, so please take note She carries a basket, humming a happy tune While delivering sweets around Saskatoon   But Red Riding Hood was not sweet or nice The words in her songs would make you think twice Little red riding hood had an evil intention The wolf wasn’t the bad one that you should mention Red thought grandma was old and smelly She felt the disgust deep…

Grammar Talks – Semicolon

The semicolon is used mainly to connect two independent clauses about more or less the same subject. This is without using any conjunction words such as and, or but. You wouldn’t need to use a capital letter after a semicolon as it is seen as a mix between a comma and a period. However, they are not interchangeable with a comma and a period; a semi colon is stronger than a comma but does not mean a full stop like a period does. A semicolon…

Do you think we are too reliant on technology?

Technology is a very important part in all our lives, yet dependency and over reliance is not a problem for our society. Technology has always been an integral part our society, and generations have used different forms of it. Evolution has helped us improve the way we use these resources that help better our lives. In hospitals, our new technology allows us to save many more lives than previous statistics. Last year, there were about 80,000 who died of the flu, however in 1918 an…

Desmos Portrait 2018

  My desmos self portrait! How I figured it out: At first, I was really struggling with this project. It took me a little while to get the hang of the formulas needed and how to use desmos. Once I figured out the basics of desmos after playing around with it, I started to form my face. my base was the circle formula, x2 + y2 = r2. That was used for my eyes, face, nose and hair accessory. I then started using different and more…