Perseverance is the key to success

Reilly Hemmingway

what is perseverance?

Perseverance is the continued effort to achieve something despite difficulties, failures, or opposition. We can learn so much from others perseverance to help overcome our own adversity in today world. We can learn from their mistakes along the way. By watching others preserve we can get courage to over come our own adversity in life. Others that preserve may have many different characteristics that we can apply to our self when needed to resolve adversity.

Lauren Hill-cause and effect

Lauren got terminal cancer. Her dream was to play on her high school basket ball team. when she knew she found out she was terminal cancer she knew that couldn't stop her and nothing could ever stop her. She was very determined. She got to play the big basketball game with her high school team. So many people from all around came to watch Lauren play. Many people were inspired by her. Her adversity was getting cancer and the way she responded to that was not letting that stop her from doing what she loved.
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A Mango Shaped Space - Problem&soulution

Mia had a disease called synesthesia its a disease where a condition in which one type of stimulation evokes the sensation of another, as when the hearing of a sound produces the visualization of a color. When the doctor told her she had this disease she was scared and didn't know what to do. The problem was that she hid it from her friends for a while. When Mia finally decided to tell her best friend Jenna. Jenna flipped out because she couldn't believe she has been hiding it from her this whole time. Finally Jenna and Mia started talking again cause she knew it was a hard thing to tell people because she's going through hard times with the disease. Jenna apologized for her actions.

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Ashes of Rose- Sequencing

The main character in this book Ashes of Rose is Rose. Rose had a very big adversity in her life. Her main adversity was when her whole family immigrated to the U.S. from Ireland. Her little brother had an eye disease and wasn't aloud into the country. Her brother and father had to go back to Ireland and her mom sister an her decided to stay. Later on in the book her mom went back to Ireland and said she was going to be back with her dad soon. Rose and her sister begged to stay in the U.S. Rose had to overcome this adversity. She took small steps at a time. Rose was being very resilient during this change. She got her younger sister Maureen back into school. Rose got her self a job to support her and her sister Maureen. She found a small space in a mans house he was willing to rent out to them. They began to start living their life back to normal waiting and waiting for her family to arrive back into the United States.