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I'm a student at Green Dot New York Charter School in the Bronx. My name is Nordalys. I am 16 years old, and I was born and raised in the South Bronx. I’ve moved quite a lot from the time I was born until now. My turning point in life was when my younger brother was born. With the birth of my younger brother, my family grew closer together, and we ascertained that we were closer than we believed. My little brother has helped me mature and learn many things about life.

I’m a very bubbly person in school. I like to be a friend and help everyone out. My favorite subjects are writing and science. I try to be the best student I can be. I’m involved in the cheer-leading team. It’s a great way to learn how to work with people. Overall, I like to enjoy myself in school, but also stay focused.

Out of school, I enjoy dance! I am a dance teacher for kids from ages 4-8, and I teach them hip-hop and mambo. I am good at working with the kids and dancing. I’ve been dancing since the age of 4 with the same group: South Bronx Kids 2nd Generation. I feel that dance is a part of me. I can express myself through my body language and movements. That feeling I get while dancing is indescribable. Dance is me. I am me.


1) Why am I the size I am? (Self-awareness, support, society, influences, self-conscience)
2) Why can’t I be contempt with myself? (self-esteem, history, insecurity, tips, struggles,relationships)
3) Who am I? (identity, history, intellect, different personalities, traits)
4) Am I going to be someone important? (profession, goals, aspirations, dreams, future)
5) Will I make a difference in some one's life? (help, influences, work, hospitality, caring)
6) Am I too old-minded? (maturity, adolescence, society, perspectives, peer-pressure)
7) Am I constantly judged? (people, conscience, society, mind, influence)
8) How do people see me?(interpretations, perspectives, inquiry, personalities, influence)
9) What will I major in?(school, inspirations, goals, skills, money awareness)
10) Why didn’t my relationship end smoothly? (relationships, arguments, changes, maturity, miscommunication)


1) Why are people so cruel?(world, peace, alliances, wars, cruelty)
2) Is there public transportation everywhere?(transportation lines, customs, lifestyles, advances in technology, advantages of public transportation)
3) Does the world always rotate?(earth, rotation, seasons, evolution, earth’s seasonal changes)
4) Is it someone's birthday every day of the year?(birthdays, hospital records, surveys, documents, celebrations)
5) Is poverty world-wide?(poverty, third-world countries, help, organizations, lifestyles)
6) When are we going to help each other and not wound each other?(war, peace treaties, alliances, friendships, aid)
7) Can one person change the world?(inspiration, advocates, vocational speakers, influences, enforcement)
8) How are the different high school experiences?(traditional high school, charter schools, rules, expectations, uniform)
9) Is school important and mandatory all over the world?(lifestyles, access to education, customs, laws on education, boards of education, representation of countries)
10) How will the next generation behave?(generations, influences, expectations, advances, modern problems, maturity, responsibility)

Posts by Nordalys

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Research Research Research! | My topic for my research paper is based on self-esteem. I’ve written several posts on this topic because it’s something that interests me greatly. Self-esteem is a situation which makes up a lot of... Added on Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 11:30, with
Prosperity Is Key | School can be a very stressful job for some people. You have to worry about and abundance of homeworks, tests, projects, and presentations. This year I don’t feel I was an admirable scholar. I lacked... Added on Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 11:28, with
Don't Think of the Fall, Think of the Rise | Winston Churchill once stated, “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” This quote can be interpreted as, a person who is always... Added on Sunday, April 22, 2012 - 22:56, with
Embrace Your Awesomeness! | As I became a teenager, many questions started to thrust in my mind. One question that constantly captures my attention is self-esteem. Self-esteem can be defined as a person’s overall evaluation of... Added on Monday, April 16, 2012 - 11:01, with
How Does Self- Esteem Work With Teenagers? | As I became a teenager, many questions started to thrust in my mind. One question that constantly captures my attention is self-esteem. Wikipedia shows how self-esteem can be defined as a person’s... Added on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 16:21, with 4 comment(s)
Money Can be Selfless Power | There are so many athletes with millions of dollars in the world. I personally believe they are overly paid just for playing a few games. It’s quite difficult to find athletes who are truly involved... Added on Sunday, March 4, 2012 - 22:48, with 2 comment(s)
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Too Cool For Me | Dear Silvia : Your post, “The Teenage Mind,"... 5 years 49 weeks ago in response to The Teenage Mind
Great | Dear: Kiahra with the silent H Your post on... 6 years 1 week ago in response to Are teenage relationships necessary?
Cool | Dear Silvia: I really enjoyed this post. I... 6 years 1 week ago in response to The Teenage Mind
Nice | Dear Quanasia: I really enjoyed this post. I... 6 years 1 week ago in response to Why do people lie? I don't understand.
Thank you | Dear Andrew: I liked your post, “violence in... 6 years 1 week ago in response to Violence in Sports
Thank You | Dear Danielle: I loved your post,”Foamposite... 6 years 1 week ago in response to "Foamposite Galaxy" Madness
So True | Dear, Alissashear: I loved your post,” I had a... 6 years 2 weeks ago in response to I had a life, then I got Facebook
Dear andrewa: I really | Dear andrewa: I really enjoyed your post, “Why... 6 years 2 weeks ago in response to Why I Think the War on Drugs Needs to End
Dear ELashley: I really | Dear ELashley: I really enjoyed your post, “ARE... 6 years 3 weeks ago in response to ARE YOU FRIGGIN SERIOUS?! Gaaaaaaaaah! D:~