Hello , my name is Alethea Castro! One of my many hobbies is drawing, or looking at art. One of my other favorite hobby is going to the beach, or pool, because I love to swim! My interests are spending as much as time possible with my family! Another one of my many interests is always trying to help others ,because I want to make someone happy every day. My favorite quote is "If your dreams don't scare you, they aren't big enough"- Muhammad Ali. Smart Goals: I want to accomplish reading more books. I want to read more so I will read more fluently, and so I can get better on my grammar. I want to be able to read 10 books before My 2018. I want to read 10 books before May so I can get better in Language Arts. I will accomplish my goal by reading a book two times a week. I will be able to keep track of how many books I have read by writing down what book I have read and what days I read a book in my agenda. Yes, this goal is worth accomplishing, because I want to become a better reader.This is important because I feel my reading level should improve. I will get this goal accomplished by May 2018, so this will take about 8 months. Smart Goals: I want to accomplish passing my Wpw #5 and #6 tests, so I can get my grade where I want it to be. I will know I have accomplished my goal, when I see my grade improving. My grade will be higher when I have achieved my goal. I will accomplish my goal by setting aside time to study. My sister can help me study and I will study about 45 minutes or 35 minutes a day. This is very worth accomplishing and completing. This goal is important to me because, I want a higher grade in language arts. This goal will be accomplished by January of 2018.
Smart Goals: I want to accomplish passing my next Wpw test because I want to pass language arts with a good grade. I will know if I have accomplished my goal when I see my Wpw test grade. I will have a higher grade in the class when I pass my tests. I will accomplish my goal by studying my Wpw cards and prior Wpw cards. My parents can test my knowledge on them. Yes, this goal is worth accomplishing and competing because I want to pass language arts with with a good grade. This is important to me because I want to know my word parts. This goal will be accomplished by the next time I take a Wpw quiz. Smart Goals: I want to accomplish passing language arts with a grade letter B or A because, I want to pass ELA with a good grade. I will know if I accomplished my goal when I see my grade. I will have a higher grade in the class when I finish all my homework and classwork with a good grade. I will accomplish my goal my paying attention and focusing on finishing my work. My parents can ask what I did in class to remind me to finish any classwork or homework I did not finish. Yes, this goal is worth accomplishing because I want to pass ELA with a high grade. This is important to me because I want to show my parents I can and will pass ELA with a B or A. This goal will be accomplished by the 2nd last week of school. Dear Mendez, I would like to thank you for all you have taught me, and what you have helped me grow out to be. I would also like to thank you for guiding me in the correct path. Thank you for letting us have a snack bar at the cafeteria. I would like to thank you also for the staff who work hard to help, not just me, but everyone at Mendez. Thank you for discipling me with all the dress code guidelines, the homework cards, detention, and more. Also, thank you for recognizing me in assemblies with medals and awards. I would also love to thank you for letting me be part of the Symposium Gate Program in seventh and eighth grade. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to improve my social skills and help me create more friendships. Thank you for keeping me safe and always being there with the staff ready to help me. Thank you for the supplies you receive the students at Mendez with such as the chromebooks, the books, pencils, sharpeners, etc. Thank you for this wonderful, and unique journey of my life during middle school. Last but not least thank you for teaching me to be respectful, responsible, and ready.