We’re about halfway through the Spring semester and I’m ready for it to end. I have a math quiz to take tomorrow, then a math exam, a Spanish midterm on Friday and also an A&P II exam. And i have a Spanish assignment due this week plus a project I need to work on. It’s just so much and i honestly don’t even know if my grades are going to pull up enough to actually pass my classes this semester. It’s so frustrating.
In happier news, I’ve gained two penpals, which is a completely new thing for me. I’ve never really written letters but with being stuck at home, I need a little more distraction then the usual hobbies and crafts. We’ll see how that goes… Lol. So far I’ve written each of them a letter, and I’ve been looking up cute stationary, but not finding any I love yet. I did order stamps though with cute frogs on them. 😍
Tomorrow I need to do some Spanish make-ups and study for my midterm, plus clean up the kitchen a bit, take trash out, and put some stuff away in my craft room. I might also try to cut a few cards with the Silhouette from cardstock.
Hola! Yo habla a ustedes de restaurante famosa (redacted). Ellos tienen muchas comidas deliciosa. La pasta y pollo son muy bueno. Yo disfruto el té y el Mt Dew. Los camareros son por lo general muy bueno.
Pero hoy yo estoy no feliz. Yo llegue a el restaurante en ocho y media y yo espere una hora. Ellos trajeron un hamburguesa y no una ensalada! Yo no come carne!
Yo estoy muy infeliz y yo come en me casa ahora!
¡Hola! Hoy yo hablo a ustedes de peces de colores.
Peces de colores es una mascota popular con las personas. ¡Pero no son una mascota fácil! Peces de colores requieren mucha agua para estar en buen salud.
Ellos son en muchos colores y tipos. Algos por todos.
Ellos necesitan come variados dieta de comidas. ¡Ellos viven veinte años!
Los peces de colores son muy bonito y simpático. Ellos son muy popular en muchos países. Muchas personas disfruten ellos.
All my final grades for the Fall 2019 semester have been posted and I did better than I thought I would across the board.
A&P I – C
Women in US History – A
Beginning Algebra – A
Elementary Spanish I – B
I’ve added a page to the menu where you can follow my classes and my progress towards my degree. Obviously it won’t get updated often, but you can see my grades as they are finalized.
In Winter I’m taking two of my general education requirements, and in spring I will be taking more math, A&P II, and the next Spanish class.
Es el fin del semestre y no creo que aprenda mucho en la clase de Profesora. Ella no es buena y la clase es fácil y difícil. ¡No hay tarea pequeña en esta clase!
El examen final es una sorpresa. El profesora habla sobre un video chat pero no sobre un examen escrito.
Basically, the instructor dropped two bombs on us today. One is that she’d changing the whole grading weighting, and two, we have a written final that was not mentioned at all during the semester.
I took the final this evening and it marked so many questions wrong that should not have been wrong. Anything with an accent? Wrong. Because of that, I got a D instead of what could have been a B. I emailed her and I hope she reviews then and adjusts our grades.
I’ve found a few deals lately that my status as a student or my status as a disabled person allow me to take advantage of.
Amazon Prime can be had for $6.56 a month instead of the usual $12.99 if you’re on Medicare.
Alternately, Prime can be had for students for 6 months free (but with limited benefits) and at 50% off after that.
If you’re a language learner, there’s a student discount for Duolingo that takes it from $10 a month to I think $4 and change. I’m waiting for my subscription to run out so I can resubscribe with my student email. This deal can only be accessed on the full desktop version of their website.
SiriusXM also offers their Premier package for $4.00 a month to students to listen to on various devices. I found this by chance when I was looking up pricing for my mom in her truck.
Tomorrow I have a couple hours of Spanish homework to finish and then I have a chapter in my Anatomy lab manual to do. Neither of those things should be too hard, they just take time.
If I’m not too brain fried once those are done, I will probably do my Women in US History final. I’m so glad that’s all I have left of that class. The instructor hasn’t been my favorite, and while she did give me a perfect score on my last submission, it was unexpected because I really thought that submission was pretty crap. It’s literally the only perfect score she’s given me.
I’ve been working on corralling stuff for the upcoming Sanchezmas swap and it’s so much fun! I have done definite NSFW stuff that’s going into my box assuming of course my Sanchezee is okay with that. I’m passing on some cool legacy stuff too this year.
Tonight I’m binging on Catfish and even though I’ve seen most of the episodes, I’m just like dude, do these people every learn? Do they not know how to use Google? Are this many people living under rocks?
Yo soy muy ocupada con escuela y mi muchos clases.
Matemáticas y historia son muy fácil. Español es un poco difícil, y anatomía es muy difícil, pero yo tengo una A en tres de mis clases (matemáticas, historia y español).
14 semañas más!