By Collin Searls
Others choose not to persevere because they think the obstacle is impossible. It depends on the point of view to persevere and succeed. If one believes the obstacle is impossible to overcome, they will not succeed. Others, who choose to make the impossible, possible, they are the determined, and resilient ones, the ones who succeed
Drew Lynch- AGT
This is Drew Lynch, the Stuttering comedian at America's Got Talent auditioning, he gets all yes and makes it through.
This is Nick Vujicic, he is a motivational speaker, and believes that he can not be stopped and is determined to share his positive spirit with the world.
Drew Lynch- AGT
Nick Vujicic and Leroy Sutton- Limbless
Nick Vujicic and Leroy Sutton both experienced similar adversities and triumphs in life that made them who they are today. Though, there are some differences in the adversities they faced. They both lost use of their legs, but Nick was born without legs and arms. The doctors had no idea why. Leroy was born with his arms and legs, but one day, he was walking and he got pulled on the some train tracks and his legs got crushed. He lost his legs. Nick and Leroy both was faced with the adversity of not being able to walk, but in different ways. Their experiences after they both lost their legs were different as well. Leroy became friend with a boy named Dartanyon, and he carried Leroy everywhere he went, and supported him in everything he did. Nick, on the other hand, had no one to support him, and was bullied because he was different. He often was alone and suffered from Depression. But both Nick and Leroy’s lives turned around. They both went to college, and had a great education, and eventually, both Nick and Leroy had kids with a women and got to raise lovable children. Both Nick and Leroy’s lives were hard, but they both turned out okay.
Losing To Win- How to Overcome Some Adversity
In the video Losing to Win, the young girls who go to Carroll Academy are faced with many hard adversities in life that they must overcome. These adversities will shape these girls into the strong women they are meant to be. But they must be able to overcome these adversities. A lot of these girls are facing with some issues at home, and it makes them scared and not having a safe place to go home to. To help overcome this problem, the girls should talk to a to a trusted friend, and they may take them in, or a trusted teacher or coach at Carroll Academy. Now, a lot of these girls play basketball at Carroll, it’s something to keep their mind off of other adversities in their life. Well, what if even basketball doesn’t go well, and they are losing at basketball games and not scoring enough points. They must practice a lot. With their coach’s guidance and the girl’s determination, they can succeed. Now, what if their problems at home get in the way of their school work and they start failing. They must talk to a to a trusted friend, and they may help them study, or a trusted teacher or coach at Carroll Academy. Well, school gives a lot of homework and tests, and how are these girls supposed to get it done and study with all the problems they are facing. The girls should go somewhere else, go find a friend to study with, go to a park, dealing with it is not the smart decision. Those can help the girls be successful in life after these hardships they face.
Typewriter Artist- Making the Best of a Situation
Paul Smith is a resident at Rose Haven nursing home. He makes amazing art pieces on a typewriter. But he is no average artist. Paul was born with extreme Cerebral Palsy, and it hinders his talking abilities, as it also hinders his movement abilities. Paul has lived at Rose Haven for more than 30 years, and he is well known, and loved by everybody there. When someone sees him, they stop and greet him, and he is friendly back, Paul is well loved by everybody and he loves them all as well. Paul has limited movement abilities, but he has developed one strong finger. With a typewriter, Paul is able to make amazing works of art, only with that finger. He uses only the top 10 keys when making his piece, and blends number symbols, and other signs on his keyboard to make beautiful pieces of art. His art pieces are hung up in the hall of Rose Haven, and everyone loves to stop and look at them. Paul Smith is an amazing person that can make amazing things, not letting his disorder get in the way.
Jackie Robinson Graphic Organizer
This graphic organizer is a sequencing graphic organizer showing Jackie Robinson's life in order of events.
Eleanor Roosevelt Graphic Oraganizer
This graphic organizer is a cause and effect graphic organizer and shows the causes and effects of events in Eleanor Roosevelt's life.
Drew Lynch Meme
This meme is about Drew Lynch, a comedian with a stutter. This joke shows his trait of comedy, and how he can make the best out of his situation.