Island of the Blue Dolphins

This book was made by Scott O Diel One of the the reasons why I specifically choose this book is because I read it in my class back in 5th grade and it is called the island of the blue dolphins. When I first saw this book I thought to myself it must be so boring to have to read such as big book. This book was one of the most interesting and mysterious books I’ve read what really surprised me was that each time that I would be read to it left me with so many questions. In this book it briefly explain about a girl named Karana and her brother Ramo and other sister named Ulape. The aleuts come to the island and they fish like devilfish for any types of animals that they could have found. At the beginning of the book Karana’s brother sees the aluets coming on their way to fish. From what I remember if the aluets would find them they would sacrifice them. I also remember that Karanas story is actually real life. At the beginning of the book Karana finds a wolf that was forgotten by the aluets and then she calls him Rontu. She found this dog because she was injured in her leg and then she was surrounded by the wolves and sees one that is bigger and that is the leader of the wolf pack he had a thick hairy coat and then she crawled to a cave where her ancestors whould go because of the drawings but she didn’t know why. Karana stayed there for almost a week inside of the cave during bird there she decided that she needed to make some arrows she made 3 and the next time she saw the wolves she was ready and she  threw the arrows at 2 of the wolves. She was walking around the next day and then she saw the injured wolf and she decided that she was going to help it so she cleaned the wound and then she went to go fishing and gave him some cooked fish( fish is bad for them). Then it is was when she had decided that she was going to name her own wolf Rontu.      At one part of the book Karana’s brother had died because some other wolves had attacked him and that was when Karana had appeared to have killed the rest of the wolves but not Rontu. Karana’s dad also does and he was the chief of the island there was also Kimiki and she died to when they left the island she went with the chief. What surprised me the most about this story was when I need up finding it that the story was fiction. I couldn’t believe how brave a girl could be if I was in Karana’s place I would not believe what I would be capable of I would be surprised. I think that this doesn’t relate to society or other people because I don’t and have never seen anybody go through anything similar yo this or at least that I know. This maybe could relate to somebody in the inside or what they might be going through emotionally. I looked up and I actually found more information about Karana and then I found that Karana was 12 years old at the time that all of these things happened in the book. I didn’t know that some one like Karana could be so capable of doing the things that were explained in such a book like this. I also...

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Blue Nude

ANDREA AGUIRRE V.  P.7 The Blue Nude painting was painted in 1902 by the famous artist Pablo Picasso. This painting was made in 1902 Pablo made this painting do to one of his friends death because of depression. To me when I first saw this painting I thought to myself that it was a women that was body shamed of herself and that she was unhappy. I also thought that blue was a sad color do to the fact that the women looked sad.I think that when many people saw this drawing/painting they thought that she was sad although that you can not see the face expression she also looks like she is hiding something. One of my thoughts was also that maybe Vincent Vang Gogh and Pablo Picasso had a connection because in this case Pablo used the color blue which was also a sad color to Vincent Van Gogh. When i saw the painting it reminded me that in 3rd grade I had a teacher that made us do similar drawings through out the year. This remembered me that when we were in the topic of Vincent Van Gogh he thought that the color blue had a sad meaning to it so he drew a elderly man playing the guitar because his friend had also died. So in this case I think that they had a similar meaning to it because in this case both artists friends had pasted away just that they died for different reasons. I think that this painting really related to society because many people thought the year die of suicide and depression. One of the things that depression does is that it affects the human ability from its emotions because they stop making their everyday life from their work to their house and to a place to get their mind of of there problems. There are different levels of depression that can affect any person in their everyday life. Depression can vary from hurting yourself physically to your body. Emotionally because maybe you might have family problems or a family death. Mentally by thinking maybe about hurting yourself but you don’t do it or maybe you want to hurt someone else. When I would see people that had depression or had suicidal thoughts I would think what is affecting them that can also be the same for other people. If I would have seen this painting for the first time I would think why is the lady not showing here face in the painting. If I were to answer that question i would say ask that one of the reasons why she is not showing her face is because of the depression and maybe she doesn’t want others to be influenced by her also. What interested more when I found this painting was that I had never seen anything like it because in this case this painting means a lot to any person that has depression because they don’t need to hide it  and seek like they are okay because there is always help for anything that makes you want to hurt yourself. In the united states there are many mental hospitals that help many people from hurting themselves. Many psycatric hospitals save many people’s lives but still in the US over 30,000 people commit suicide every year and the population of people has also decreased. I have seen people that suffer from suicide thoughts I had told my mom but they only say that telling an adult makes it even worse. When i see something wierd at school I always tend...

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