"Today i feel that black friday is becoming more and more useless. Todays technology brings more room for improvement. Thats why i think that Cyber monday is far better than black friday. I say this because you can get much better deals and…"
"I thought the video did a great job at explaining the civil war.Also the video generally helped me picture the cicil war tactics. I thought it was kind of cool how it showed th Union stratagies such as taking the mississippi river area and…"
"I have no problem with people hunting for a few reasons. One of my biggest reasons is hunting is no differnt than killing a cow for meat and we do that every day without a single problem. If you really care that much about animals fight for there…"
"I agree with Jaci Ipods are cool but there are far better Technologies out there. Apple clearly has played there cards in the best way possible because even though i know there aqre better technologies i still want to get the Iphone 4 when it moves…"
"At fremd i constantly here stories of stuff getting lost or stollen and to be honest receiving a laptop is no different then receiving 1000 dollars. I can imagine the school having laptops in every students hands and only a week later over 100 of…"
"I agree with what max is saying but i disagree a little more than i agree. I think that technnology is a big part of our culture today that we shouldn't just ignore. Without the new Technology you wont stay well conected with friends and…"
"In alot of ways i dont understand the system but i think it is necesary. For the most part i am glad that the grading scale takes more difficult classes and makes them easier to grade well in. I sit at a lunch table with a group i like to call the…"
"I compleatly agree with everyone. I know that alot of my teachers have been franticly trying to throw together lessons and to be honest i havent learned a whole lot about my schoolwork. The only thing that i have gotton close to learning is great…"
This group is for students taking American Studies during the 2010-2011 school year. Membership in this group will allow you to send and receive messages that are relevant only to members of this group.See More
"I mostly agree with what everyone has said but to be honest gift giving is my favorite part about Christmas and it wouldn't be the same without it. The point in gift giving is to think of the others your getting gifts for. In my…"
Jan 13, 2011
Austin Smock is now a member of The Fremd High School American Studies Ning
What's up fellow ningers?! :D Happy New Year! Somehow I ended up on the Ning this morning. Don't know if Mr.Anderson and Mr.McCusker remember our American Studies class from 09-10. Great times. It doesn't seem like this Ning has continued on over the years. What happened?See More
"There are many options out there, but to standardize is to tell a lot of teachers to learn something new or unfamiliar... it's a tricky subject. That's why I'd love to start my own school, powered by Edmodo, Ning, etc :)"
I'm not usually someone who writes a lot , not publicly anyway but I do love to express my self through art, usually visual art but most of the time the art I make is influenced by something . In this case it's a song a written by one of my favorite musicians as a response to the feeling of horror and disbelief as he watched the Twin Towers in New York go from icons to ruins on 9/11/01. The song is sad,…See More