She wanted to be the fastest runner and beat her rival Gretchen in the May day race. She also wanted to be the winner of the spelling bee. However, as the story progresses, Squeaky becomes more compassionate and caring towards others. Squeaky develops confidence and strength. Meanwhile she becomes loving and caring towards Raymond.
In the story Squeaky is having to prepare for the May Day race. Squeaky always spends time training with her brother right by her side. Throughout the story Squeaky deals with a girl named Gretchen. Gretchen is a runner too but her and squeaky do not have the best relationship. Gretchen makes it clear to Squeaky that she thinks she is going to win the race.
To illustrate, Lupe was terrible at sports in the beginning of the story it said, “the truth was that Lupe was no good in sports. She could not catch a pop-up or figure out in which direction to kick a soccer ball.” As a result, she won the competition and in the beginning she didn’t know how to do any sports. More importantly, in the story she beat her first opponent easily. This reflects that, she worked hard and stayed determine. Another reason is that, in the story it said “She also had to admit that her thumb was weaker than a neck of a newborn chick.” This shows, she was working hard because her thumb was weak in the beginning, yet she ended up winning the competition and you can’t really win with a weak thumb so she obviously worked hard.
Gretchen ran nearly as fast a Squeaky and proved that she wasn’t just talking. “And she nods to congratulate me and then she smiles “And I smile. Cause she’s good, no doubt about it” “We stand there with this big smile of respect between us.” Squeaky also realizes while watching Raymond run that winning isn't everything and she has a room full of ribbons, award and medals and Raymond doesn't have any so, she decides to be humble for once and retire as a champion from running and coach Raymond with the help of
Secondly, Lupe ran home threw her backpack down with her homework and dashed straight up to her room to practice setting aside school which she loves, to practice that's surprising. Also, Lupe worked so hard her thumb became swollen with muscle showing she tried hard on every practice shot and exercise. Second reason Lupe is a role model is she is a good sport. For instance, Lupe is a good sport because the story said “ She beat her first opponent easily, and felt sorry for the girl because she didn’t have anyone to cheer for her” and
“Fear has two meanings forget everything and run or face everything and rise the choice is yours” (Zig Ziglar). These are the two choices that Jennifer Bricker had to face. Jennifer Bricker was born legless and put up for adoption by her parents because they thought she was a bad omen (Adamo 2014). Despite what people may have thought of her, she decided to rise. She inspired many gymnasts and acrobats by proving anything was possible.
Liesel only accepts this under the condition that if she wins, she will be free from the position of goalie. The race will end in a tie because of mud but Liesel technically wins because Rudy never gets his kiss. Another relationship that Liesel develops is with her foster mom, Rosa. It seems like Liesel does not trust Rosa at times because of her refusing to get out
Although she struggled in her early stages, Mabunity kept her parent’s promise to travel to United States of America, her fortitude and endurasim conducted to her success as a ballerina. At the time Mabunity was in the orphanage and she knew that her number (27) meant that she would get the least amount of food and that the Auntie that is taking care of them hated Mabunity because of her spots, she immediately started to find a way to win her back. All the kids were afraid of Auntie, except for Mabunity, when a lightning struck besides Mabunity, she didn’t hesitate and insisted Mabunity Suma that she is a witch. Mabunity knew that Aunt Fatima was watching so she performed her “voodoo powers” in front of the orphanage kids to scare the Aunt. Furthermore leading to her countless act of kindness, at the time the devils attacked the city again, Mabunity witnessed her teacher
Have you ever read the story Marble Champ? The story is filled with fun, competition and suspense. In the story Marble Champ by: Gary Soto there is a girl named Lupe Medrano she was never good at sports and she would felt bad over not being good at sports. All across the world people face not being talented in sports or other competitive activities and in this story Lupe is one of those people. But, Lupe was a very smart character.
If you have brown or black hair, step aside because you won't be making the team because your hair is not the right color. #sorrynotsorry Step Four: As a cheerleader, one of your duties is ruling the school, you should not take shit from anyone and I mean do not. Everyone's a loser compared to you and your squad. If anyone tries to show you what's up, you punch them in the face but not so hard that you hurt your hand and can't cheer that Friday. If the school asks, it wasn't you and you smile and do a little wink and you will get away with it every time.