My Leaders & Role Models By: Isabel Barajas
Michelle Rodriguez <ul><li>Born July 12, 1978  </li></ul><ul><li>Born In Bexar County, Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Years Activ...
Background <ul><li>Michelle dropped out of high school & later earned her GED.  </li></ul><ul><li>She briefly attended bus...
Accomplishments <ul><li>Rodriguez beat 350 other applicants to her first role in the 2000 film “Girlfight”. </li></ul><ul>...
Quotes <ul><li>“  My favorite part of my body is my brain. I think no matter what my body looks like I wont be satisfied u...
Why I Admire Michelle <ul><li>I admire Michelle Rodriguez because she seems like a cool person. </li></ul><ul><li>I like h...
Martin Luther King Jr.  <ul><li>Born January 15, 1929  </li></ul><ul><li>Died April 4, 1968  </li></ul><ul><li>Born In Atl...
Background <ul><li>King attended Booker T. Washington High school. He skipped 9 th  and 12 th  grade and entered Morehouse...
Accomplishments  <ul><li>King won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. </li></ul><ul><li>Helped with the African-American Civil ...
Quotes <ul><li>“ A man who wont die for something is not fit to live.” </li></ul><ul><li>“  A lie cannot live.” </li></ul>...
Why I Admire Martin  <ul><li>I like Martin because he helped a lot of African American people when racism was around a lot...
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My Leaders & Role Models

  1. 1. My Leaders & Role Models By: Isabel Barajas
  2. 2. Michelle Rodriguez <ul><li>Born July 12, 1978 </li></ul><ul><li>Born In Bexar County, Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Years Active 2000-present </li></ul><ul><li>Actress </li></ul>
  3. 3. Background <ul><li>Michelle dropped out of high school & later earned her GED. </li></ul><ul><li>She briefly attended business school before quitting to pursue a career in acting. </li></ul><ul><li>Her 1 st movie was “Girlfight”. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Accomplishments <ul><li>Rodriguez beat 350 other applicants to her first role in the 2000 film “Girlfight”. </li></ul><ul><li>Ranked in the “102 sexiest women in the world”, Maxim’s “100 Sexiest women” & in People En Espanol’s “50 Mas Bellos”. </li></ul><ul><li>She is currently writing a screenplay like a family film based purity, animals , and children. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Quotes <ul><li>“ My favorite part of my body is my brain. I think no matter what my body looks like I wont be satisfied unless I no how to use it.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I don’t think it’s narcissistic at all to love and believe in yourself. I think some people are really scared to do that. I have to. If I don’t, I would not succeed in what I do . ” </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why I Admire Michelle <ul><li>I admire Michelle Rodriguez because she seems like a cool person. </li></ul><ul><li>I like her because she is different from the rest. She is her own self & doesn’t pretend to be something she’s not. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Martin Luther King Jr. <ul><li>Born January 15, 1929 </li></ul><ul><li>Died April 4, 1968 </li></ul><ul><li>Born In Atlanta, Georgia </li></ul><ul><li>Conference (SCLC), Southern Christian Leadership </li></ul>
  8. 8. Background <ul><li>King attended Booker T. Washington High school. He skipped 9 th and 12 th grade and entered Morehouse Collage at age 15 without graduating high school. </li></ul><ul><li>He Graduated Morehouse with a Bachelor’s degree in sociology. </li></ul><ul><li>Later He Married Coretta Scott on June 18, 1953 on the lawn of her parents house in her hometown Heiberger, Alabama. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Accomplishments <ul><li>King won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. </li></ul><ul><li>Helped with the African-American Civil Rights Movement and the Peace Movement. </li></ul><ul><li>King also won the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Quotes <ul><li>“ A man who wont die for something is not fit to live.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ A lie cannot live.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ The time is always right to do something right.” </li></ul>
  11. 11. Why I Admire Martin <ul><li>I like Martin because he helped a lot of African American people when racism was around a lot. </li></ul><ul><li>I admire Martin because he fights for what he believes in and he always wanted to make a difference in life. He never believed that being a different race was a bad thing. Its something to be proud of. </li></ul>
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