Words and Rituals

This is about American values, and how despite Americans' differences, we all have values.

By Chloe G. from Hazen Middle School in North Dakota

When I think of words that aren’t from my language or symbols, I don’t understand. I ask myself what creed they are or where they are from. The different ways people speak to each other shows the impact on others, so choose your words wisely.

 When I hear the word rituals, I wonder how their creed is different than mine. I like to ask people these things because I want to know more than just my way of doing things. We can all connect with values that others have.

I don’t think of others as worthless or useless because I know everyone has value. If you can’t see it and don’t believe in yourself, always just strive to be better in what you’re doing.

Hazen Middle School

Hazen Middle School

Seventh Grade English

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