Gary Soto - Seventh Grade

2901 Words Sep 9th, 2011 12 Pages
“Seventh Grade” by Gary Soto
In 7th grade Literature, we read the short story “Seventh Grade” about Victor who tries to be someone he is not just to impress a girl. What kinds of things do students in seventh grade at MMS do to impress other people (and not just someone of the opposite sex)? Tell me three things that you or other peers do to try to impress others and explain each one. * The things that student would do to impress someone at MMs. they would dress nice, get there hair or nails done, or by some fancy thing they would love like perfume and coloune * They would make sure they are looking there best to impress them.They wouldalso try to say something very clever to impress them.They cant smell badwhen there talking so they
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They also do that so people will respect them. They also do it because they like to do it. The last reason people try to impress people is because they can do it. They think just because they can means they should. That is why people try to impress other people. * One thing people do in the seventh grade to try to in press other seventh graders it they try to act all cool around other people.As if they were around all there friends they dont act like there self.They would act like they are ever thing and try to fight people.Another way they try to do is try to dress the best out of the whole school. Like they would get the most exspensive clothes out of the whole school.Asif someone had a $20 aeropostale jacket they other person would go and get a $50 hollister jaket to be better than that person.Another way they would try to inpress someone would be they would act like they hate school and dont do any of there work but in the long run they do care about there school work and only act like that in frount of there friends.Like if they had a big text coming up and the told there friends friends they diden’t study and were going to make a bad grade but they did study and they failed the test just to prove to there friends they diden’t like school and diden’t care about there work. These are some ways people try to impress other people!!!!!!!!!! * Some kids at MMS buy stuff that
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