Category Archives: School Papers

Second Amendment Analysis

As part of my pre-class homework for the TeenPact leadership school I was required to write a paragraph about any three amendments in the Bill of Rights.  I chose the second, sixth, and eighth.  Below are my thoughts on the Second Amendment.  The next … Continue reading

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God’s Smuggler: The Brother Andrew Story

Book report from awhile ago about Brother Andrew’s Incredible story as recorded in God’s Smuggler. Continue reading

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Satire in Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels

BOOK INFORMATION I recently finished studying Jonathan Swift’s famous satirical novel Gulliver’s Travels as part of my “Great Books” high school curriculum.  Jonathan Swift was “born in Ireland of British stock” in 1667 (iii).  Gulliver’s Travels was originally published in … Continue reading

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What John Bunyan Teaches us about Death in The Pilgrim’s Progress

I recently read John Bunyan’s classic allegory The Pilgrim’s Progress as part of my ‘Great Books’ curriculum for school. This document talks about what we can learn about death from this book. Continue reading

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A Walk Across America

I recently read the book A Walk Across America, which is the autobiography of Peter Jenkins. The book was published in 1979. I got a copy of it from the Omaha Public Library but it is also available on amazon.com. … Continue reading

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The Bible and Star Wars

Recently, Dad and I watched Star Wars (episode IV) together. And yesterday evening, our whole family had an interesting conversation about it. It sprung out of a quote from a book called Give them Grace: Dazzling your kids with the Love … Continue reading

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Daniel

I wrote this for school a couple weeks ago. |||||Daniel faced a number of tests in Babylon. One time the king was tricked into making a decree that everyone in the kingdom had to worship him only for thirty days. … Continue reading

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ROME

We have been studying Ancient Rome.  The Romans, for the most part, did not have a loving relationship with the one true God.  They did, however, believe in gods that were higher than them.  There was not an enforced state … Continue reading

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Hanna’s Hedgehog report

A couple days ago Hanna wrote this report about African Pygmy Hedgehogs. Hope you enjoy! African Pygmy Hedgehogs are prickly rodents.  They are about six inches long and they weigh one pound like a butter box.  These hedgehogs are cute … Continue reading

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Greek City-states 600-337 B.C.

I. Athens A. Athens was a busy cosmopolitan trading city. B. Athens became great by prosperity and invention. C. Athens was the birthplace of Democracy. D. Voting was enjoyed only by free men. II.  Sparta A.  Sparta had a large … Continue reading

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