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Too shy to speak
How literacy changed me
Baby Steps
Step One
Baby and Adolescent years
Baby and Adolescent years
I was always crying if my mom wasn’t
around because I could never be
comfortable around other pe...
Elementary School
I didn’t have many friends because I
thought no one liked me… when really
I was too shy to open up
Baby Steps
Step two
YearsJunior High School
Social life became harder to deal
with
 More pressure to fit in and make
friends
 I became much more aware of how
shy I ...
More Teen Years
High School
Freshman Year at Brockton High
School
1000+ more students +
being shy=
MISER
Y!
Sophomore Year
Everything Changed
MRS.NELSON
Sophomore Year
Mrs. Nelson
Our first assignment
Write an autobiography about
yourself an present it to the class
YIKES!!!!!!
The BIG day
I made sure I was the last to present. I
was extremely nervous!
My hands were shaking an I was a
wreck!
I took...
SUCCESS!!!!!!
Although that presentation alone didn’t
immediately change me but it was the
beginning of the new me!
With e...
Work cited
 http://renee-
mentalimages.blogspot.com/2010/02/get
ting-real-and-being-cry-baby.html
 http://bobbillz.blogs...
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  1. 1. Too shy to speak How literacy changed me
  2. 2. Baby Steps Step One
  3. 3. Baby and Adolescent years
  4. 4. Baby and Adolescent years I was always crying if my mom wasn’t around because I could never be comfortable around other people
  5. 5. Elementary School I didn’t have many friends because I thought no one liked me… when really I was too shy to open up
  6. 6. Baby Steps Step two
  7. 7. YearsJunior High School
  8. 8. Social life became harder to deal with  More pressure to fit in and make friends  I became much more aware of how shy I really was  By the end of junior high school…nothing changed
  9. 9. More Teen Years High School
  10. 10. Freshman Year at Brockton High School 1000+ more students + being shy= MISER Y!
  11. 11. Sophomore Year Everything Changed
  12. 12. MRS.NELSON Sophomore Year
  13. 13. Mrs. Nelson Our first assignment Write an autobiography about yourself an present it to the class YIKES!!!!!!
  14. 14. The BIG day I made sure I was the last to present. I was extremely nervous! My hands were shaking an I was a wreck! I took a deep breath and completed my presentation
  15. 15. SUCCESS!!!!!! Although that presentation alone didn’t immediately change me but it was the beginning of the new me! With each and every assignment I began to be more open and social in the classroom as well as outside the class I no longer was Too shy to speak
  16. 16. Work cited  http://renee- mentalimages.blogspot.com/2010/02/get ting-real-and-being-cry-baby.html  http://bobbillz.blogspot.com/search?upda ted-max=2010-09-28T14%3A22%3A00- 04%3A00&max-results=10  http://blog.mkf.org/2010/09/09/sharing- stories-for-social-change/  http://roehamptonstudent.com/news/inde x.php?page=article&news_id=165593  http://highwaytosuccess.unm.edu/
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