Categories
Business 1

Business 1, Lesson 120 – 15 Benefits

List 15 benefits of the Ron Paul Curriculum. For each of the benefits, offer a personal testimony (proof). If this takes less than 30 minutes, add more benefits/proof. The Ron Paul Curriculum has many benefits and gives students many advantages over our peers. We learn the skills of effective writing, reading, personal finance, and time […]

Categories
English

English 1, Lesson 120 – Northup’s and Eliza’s Responses to Separation from Their Children

Write 500 words on this topic: “Describe the differences between Northup’s response to separation from his children and Eliza’s response to separation from her children.” While I do not have children, I can still understand how hard it must be to lose a loved one. From what I hear from my parents, it is even […]

Categories
Business 1

Business 1, Lesson 115 – 5 Student Benefits that Dr. North Did Not Include

Writing assignment: Write at least five student benefits of the RPC that I missed in the 26 Reasons landing page. Remember the rule: “Lead with the benefit. Follow with the proof.” Use your own experience as the proof. I have been homeschooling with the Ron Paul Curriculum, or RPC for short, for over two years now. This […]

Categories
English

English 1, Lesson 110 – Sanctions and Slavery

Write 500 words on this topic: “What was Thompson’s theory of the relationship between sanctions and slavery?”     John Thompson, author of the book Autobiography of John Thompson, had an interesting view on sanctions. Particularly negative sanctions. He believed that slaves who received unnecessary or over-the-top punishments were more likely to be rebellious, while slaves who […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Business 1, Lesson 105 – My Craigslist Ad

Writing assignment: write a Craigslist ad for something that someone in your family wants to sell. You do not have to run it, although you should, just to see if your strategy works. Post your ad on your blog. Then, in 250 words, describe the logic of your ad. Here is my ad: 1990 Corvette, […]

Categories
English

English 1, Lesson 95 – My Autobiography’s Target Audience

    Write a 100-word report on who your target audience should be for your autobiography. Explain why you have selected this audience, even if it’s for your eyes only.     If I were to write an autobiography, my target audience would most likely be the teens and young adults of the generation that I live in. If […]

Categories
English

English 1, Lesson 75 – Plunkitt on Patriotism and Getting a Job

Write 500 words on this topic: “How serious was Plunkitt about patriotism’s connection to obtaining a job after Tammany won an election?” George Washington Plunkitt strongly believed in patriotism and being a transparent politician. He helped countless people in need, in exchange for their vote. If there was a fire in the city, Plunkitt was […]

Categories
Business 1

Business 1, Lesson 90 – The Ideal Apprenticeship Job

Write 250 words on this topic: “The ideal apprenticeship job, and why.” The ideal apprenticeship job depends on the person, and what trade they would like to learn. For me, the ideal apprenticeship job would be to work for a person who successfully owns and manages numerous Airbnb homes, as that is the career path […]

Categories
Business 1

Business 1, Lesson 85 – My Plan to Implement Carnegie’s Techniques in my Life

Writing assignment: 250 words on this topic: “My plan to implement one chapter in my life.” Carnegie’s book has so many amazing techniques for not only business, but day to day life as well, which is why I will not implement just one, but many chapters in my life. These techniques will definitely be helpful […]

Categories
English

English 1, Lesson 90 – The Benefits of Writing an Autobiography

Write 500 words on this: “What benefits would I get from writing an autobiography?” There are different benefits to writing an autobiography depending on your target audience. You could be writing the autobiography for yourself, for your family, or for the general public. Let’s take a look at the benefits of writing an autobiography for […]