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In-depth post #3

One thing I love about archery is that it’s so clear to tell if you’re improving or not. Although you can have some good or bad days, generally the target will measure your improvement for you. Unfortunately, I don’t have a photo of the target I used these past two weeks because I decided not to use a brand new one each time, but I do have my score cards.. Read More

Socials Document of Learning #1

For my first document of learning for Socials, I have here my creative, photo-shopped conversation between Christopher Columbus and his subordinate, more specifically Rodrigo de Triana. My question is: Is it possible to rule or conquer without violence? This piece of media reflects Columbus’ opinion on this question knowing what we know now after reading Howard Zinn’s work. What I felt from reading this was that Columbus never considered another.. Read More

In-Depth Mentorship and Progress so far

Since my last In-Depth post, I have had three sessions with my mentor, Sheila, and I think I’m off to a pretty good start! At my first session at the Royal City Archers, before anything, I was first given an arm guard and a finger guard. The arm guard is there to protect my left arm in case the bowstring spins back and hits my arm, which I am told.. Read More