Did It Help

In: Computers and Technology

Submitted By TrophyRoom
Words 617
Pages 3
Undervisningsbeskrivelse

| | |
|Termin |august 2012 – juni 2013 |
|Institution |VUC Vestegnen |
|Uddannelse |Hfe |
|Fag og niveau |Spansk B |
|Lærer€ |Natalia Auer |
|Hold |1B01 |

Oversigt over gennemførte undervisningsforløb

|Titel 1 |Begyndersystem |
|Titel 2 |Barcelona |
|Titel 3 |El mundo árabe en España |
|Titel 4 |El mundo hispano |
| | |

Beskrivelse af det enkelte undervisningsforløb…...

Similar Documents

How Did a Butcher’s Son Help the King of England with His Aim to Foreign Policy?

...VIII did not make him a scapegoat for England’s military failure. In fact, what made the king impressed was that Wolsey conducted himself in correspondence with Ferdinand of Aragon. But after all, during this period Wolsey was only a diplomatic apprentice so that he cannot make much influence on Henry VIII’s foreign policy. Things changed after the success of the expedition when Wolsey managed the preparations as the quartermaster-general. It makes Wolsey become a well-known organiser and he was given the opportunity to participate in the conduct of the king’s business. Then Henry made the Valois-Tudor alliance by accepting Wolsey’s suggestion. It could be regarded as the start of Wolsey’s influence on Henry’s foreign policy. Later, in October 1518, Wolsey achieved one of the most successful achievements in his life. The treaty of London was aimed to keep the peace in Europe. It not only claimed that the states cannot aggress others, but also allow them to make war on anyone who contravened the treaty. It ensured forcefully that the states bare not invade others in a hurry. Whereas, the treaty did not keep the peace for long time, but since Wolsey was the principle designer of the treaty, it also gained him a name as ‘peacemaker’. Wolsey went on making peace over the next 2 years after treaty of London. He prepared the Field of Cloth of Gold for the two kings. Even though most of the historians think the meeting achieved nothing of lasting significance, but Wolsey did......

Words: 491 - Pages: 2

Help

... Acts II and III the following day. Act I Pegeen Prepares to Marry Shawn: Pegeen sits at the table in the pub writing a letter. It is an order for her wedding gown, shoes and hat. Shawn, her husband-to-be, enters the pub. He feels awkwardly on finding Pegeen alone. Pegeen does not think of Shawn highly, it was her father who arranged the marriage and who is to profit from the bargain. Pegeen is annoyed with her father because he is to leave her alone in the pub this night. There is a wake for the deceased Kate Cassidy and her father is going to attend. Shawn worries about Pegeen a little because he just came across a strange man lying in a ditch and moaning. Pegeen scolds Shawn for not making sure that the man is not hurt or in need of help. Shawn is frightened when Pegeen warns him that he will bear the responsibility if the stranger dies. Pegeen Scolds her Father Michael: Michael, Pegeen’s father, and some other men enter the pub. Pegeen immediately starts scolding her father for leaving her alone after dark. Michael does not fear for his courageous daughter, she would surely defend herself with her sharp tongue. Pegeen goes on counting the possible dangers for a girl alone, from the lustful harvest boys to the tinkers [= wandering gypsies] camping near the village. Michael suggests that Shawn stay with Pegeen to protect her. Shawn is terrified by the prospect, he fears the condemnation of Father Reilly. Shawn thinks that it is improper for a man to remain alone with an......

Words: 2323 - Pages: 10

Help

...The United States is often referred to as the richest and most powerful country in the G8 and the world. So one would wonder how the U. S. A. could be in debt for billions. The current state of events has most citizens asking, where did all the money go? The U. S. economy has suffered blows in the past, like the Great Depression in the 1930’s and a list of other recessions and panics. But for a country to prosper and grow as America does, where could all of the money have went, how is the American currency value less than the Euro? Inflation and other misuses of the money could be the answer to the problem. Or is it a lot deeper than just that? Some might suggest or suspect that it is a conspiracy; others might feel as if the money was not wasted or misused. This paper will help determine who’s right and who’s wrong, and most of all, where all the money has gone. Today, we are currently in a recession brought on by the irresponsibility of the Bush-Chaney administration. But if you take a deeper look, are Bush and his incompetent administration to blame for the current recession? The United States is well known for its consumption of resources and “big spending”. The “American Dream” is to have a big house, two cars, beautiful wife or handsome husband, and of course the 2.5 children. When in reality, that is almost impossible for every American citizen to achieve. There are just not enough resources and wealth for everyone to have an even portion. Someone has to suffer in......

Words: 2047 - Pages: 9

The Help

...that divide, excoriating movies that passed off complacency as racially enlightened boldness. In the 1980s, there was a spate of films about the moral obscenity of life in South Africa that insisted on hanging their dramas on the shoulders of white protagonists — and that, as I usually took pains to point out, was wrong. (Why did a movie like Cry Freedom, featuring Denzel Washington as the slain anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko, need to have a crusading white journalist played by Kevin Kline as its hero? Answer: It didn’t.) More recently, I was shocked that art-house audiences could have fallen for the finger-pointing sanctimony of Mike Leigh’s Secrets & Lies (1996) — a movie that basically pulled the same ploy as Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967), springing a (saintly) black visitor on a racially insensitive household in order to get viewers to shed a tear of sympathy and, at the same time, to flex a muscle of moral superiority. It’s no surprise, really, that The Help, the adaptation of Kathryn Stockett’s 2009 novel that opened big out of the starting gate, has, in some quarters, been socked with that kind of criticism. On paper, at least, The Help sounds exactly like the kind of well-meaning but backward, “progressive” yet pious movie that Hollywood, by now, should perhaps have outgrown. It’s set in the early civil rights era, a time whose turbulence long ago hardened into safe, non-controversial mythology. It centers on the daily hardships of two black maids,......

Words: 2462 - Pages: 10

The Help

...The American Dream, something that every American has a chance at, the ideals of freedom, equality, and opportunity held to be available to everyone living in the U.S... But this was not the case in the 1960’s for African Americans. This chance was taken away from them because of racial prejudice. Slavery still did exist in a sense. Blacks had been discriminated against for generations and separated from whites by law. Segregation had oppressed blacks for so many years. Kathryn Stockett, the author of The Help, shows how racism and discrimination destroyed the chance for African Americans to achieve the American Dream. In her book, The Help, Kathryn Stockett writes a realistic fiction story about the life and roles of black maids in the 1960’s in Jackson Mississippi. Skeeter Phelan, Minny Jackson and Aiblieen narrate the story. Skeeter is a 23-year-old educated white woman who is coming home from college. She lives at home on her family's cotton plantation. She is different from most women in her town mainly because of the maid that raised her, Constantine. “All my life I'd been told what to believe about politics, coloreds, being a girl. But with Constantine's thumb pressed in my hand, I realized I actually had a choice in what I could believe.” She slowly realizes she does not to be a part of the racism her town holds. She loves to write, so she soon devotes herself, at a high risk, to write a book featuring the real stories of the black women who work for the white......

Words: 955 - Pages: 4

To What Extent Did Indian Indentured Labour Help to Relieve the Post-Emancipation Labour Problems in Trinidad?

...To What Extent Did Indian Indentured Labour Help To Relieve The Post-Emancipation Labour Problems In Trinidad? Compiled by Mark Rougier TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction................................................................................................................................(1) Defining the terms Indian indentured labour; and post-emancipation…………………….(1) The Labour Problems.................................................................................................................(2) Failure in the Systematic Convention Explanation…………………………………………..(2) Labour Shortage......................................................................................................................... (3) Cash Flow.................................................................................................................................... (4) The Communication Problem................................................................................................. ..(5) The Indian Arrival……………………………………………………………………………..(5) The extent to which Indian indentured labour help to relieve the post-emancipation labour problems in Trinidad......................................................................................................... ……(6) Laying The Basis ForProfitability......................................................................................... .(7) The Effects Wages had on relieving the labour problems………………………………… ......

Words: 3913 - Pages: 16

The Help

...works for the Jackson Journal answering cleaning questions. The help took place in 1962 in Jackson, Mississippi. Aibileen Clark is a 50- year old black maid who spent her life raising white children. Her best friend "Minny Jackson" was a black maid as well and outspoken, possibly due to having work for such a long time for Hilly Holbrook's mother, Mrs. Walters, that they were very comfortable with each other. Minny had great cooking skills. Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan was an independent thinking white woman who studied in "University of Mississippi" and as she returned after her graduation to her beloved childhood maid, Constantine. Skeeter found out that Constantine quit while she was away. She believed that Constantine wouldn't have left without writing to her. Skeeter's group attend college to find husbands; she is the only one who remains single and wants to pursue a writing career. She lands a job with the local paper as a "homemaker hints" columnist. Aibileen, the maid to her easily influenced good friend, Elizabeth, is asked to help. Increasingly, Skeeter becomes uncomfortable with the attitude of whites towards their "help", especially after Hilly's "Home Help Sanitation Initiative", a legislative idea for separate toilets for black domestic help because "black people carry different diseases to white people". Skeeter has the idea of writing about the relationships between whites and their black help, especially as the black-maid raised children eventually take on......

Words: 708 - Pages: 3

The Help

...boundaries, they come to depend and rely upon one another. Each is in search of a truth. And together they have an extraordinary story to tell… The Help switches between three main perspectives for its duration Aibileen, Minny and Miss Skeeter. Aibileen is a black maid who specializes in taking care of children, her current commitment is Mae Mobley, a child desperate for her mothers approval receiving only agitated looks and scolding in return. Because of this and the recent death of Aibileen’s son, she becomes more attached to the child than normal but can’t help feeling dread in her gut, knowing that one day Mae Mobley will grow up and fall prey to prejudices. Can she convince her that black is just a colour? Meanwhile Minny, another black maid with some serious attitude and a love of answering back gets fired from her job for ‘stealing.’ As a last resort she finds herself employed by a strange woman who spends every day sitting inside on her bed. Will Minny ever understand the mystery behind her strange behaviour? In contrast a white woman named Skeeter struggles and fails to live up to her mothers expectations of the perfect southern woman. She is haunted by the mystery of her disappearing childhood maid and cannot get rid of the nagging feeling that the help are mistreated. She comes up with the idea of writing a book on the help, but will she be able to convince any of them to talk to her? This is such a beautiful book and I think the main source of this is the......

Words: 1322 - Pages: 6

Help

...he Help is set in Jackson, Mississippi and begins in August 1962. The novel features three main narrators – Aibileen, Minny, and Skeeter. 53-year-old Aibileen Clark starts us off. Aibileen is a black woman who works for a white family, the Leefolts. Mae Mobley Leefolt is two years old, and Aibileen considers the girl her "special baby" (1.6). Mae Mobley is physically abused and neglected by her mother, Elizabeth. Throughout the novel Aibileen does all she can to boost Mae Mobley's self-esteem and tries to teach her about civil rights and racial equality. Aibileen's own son, Treelore, dies senselessly in a workplace accident, some months before Aibileen began working for the Leefolts. Aibileen observes the bridge game being played today at the Leefolts. In attendance are Hilly Holbrook and Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan, Elizabeth Leefolt's best friends, who are all in their early twenties, like Elizabeth. Hilly tells Skeeter she's working to have a law passed that would make it mandatory for white families to build outside bathrooms for their black employees. Skeeter suggests Hilly should have a bathroom outside, and thus begins a slow boiling feud between the two women. After the bridge game, Skeeter apologizes to Aibileen about the bathroom talk and asks her, "Do you ever wish you could…change things?" (1.88). On the bus home, Aibileen warns her best friend, 36-year-old Minny Jackson, who takes care of Hilly's mother (Miss Walter or Miss Walters, depending on whether......

Words: 1613 - Pages: 7

Help

...good for business. Law was created to help right wrongs and give people justice, but this may not be true in this day and age. Criminal law, rehabilitation for juveniles and punishment and reparation for adults is the main goal. Civil law is slightly different in that it is giving the plaintiff justice without giving jail time, but instead the defendant or plaintiff will pay a monetary amount to the winner of the case for damages or any losses is the goal. Much has changed from the past until now. When we talk about attorney they were first around to help others against laws and because most people did not know about laws. Regarding law Attorneys now this has changed a lot and most attorneys only care about money. Attorneys still allow for people to enjoy freedoms and to be free of day to day struggles, but not all are this fortunate. There are some attorneys offer their services to people they know they can win quick and with a settlement to make the quickest money. Not all attorneys are bad and not all laws are meant to help businesses and for those attorney with dignity, integrity and honor for their profession, can be a monumental. With lawyers of this caliber they will keep business on the straight path, a good path and will benefit greatly from the laws meant to protect business without harming society or the community around them. For those attorney or business that do not want to do things the right way the law will help protect society regardless of the......

Words: 781 - Pages: 4

Help

...1. Case 10.4 in the text discusses a situation where one employee observes another employee doing something contrary to company policy. Is this a situation where whistleblowing would be appropriate? Identify and apply 5 of the principles discussed in the text and in class with regard to when whistleblowing might be appropriate. a. From the company’s viewpoint having Weston live in a ‘slum’ violates their intentions for the monthly allowance. He did falsify documents he submitted to the company which would allow for whistleblowing to be appropriate. b. The five main justifications for whistleblowing are: i. That it is done from an appropriate moral motive. ii. The whistle-blower, except in special circumstances, has exhausted all internal channels for dissent before going public iii. The whistle-blower has compelling evidence that wrongful actions have been ordered or occurred iv. The whistle blower has acted after careful analysis of the danger: How serious is the moral violation? How immediate is the problem? Can the whistle-blower point to specific misconduct? v. The whistle-blowing has some likelihood of success. c. I would say that the matter was done from an appropriate moral motive as Garman was worried that Wilson was misappropriating company funds which was counter to the defined purpose of the allowances. Garman also followed correct forms of notification by keeping the information to himself and...

Words: 957 - Pages: 4

Did the New Deal Help to End the Depression?

...unemployed. Despite Herbert Hoover's attempt of 'Laissez-Faire' and 'rugged individualism', he was voted out of power in 1932, as Franklin Roosevelt won a landslide victory of 42 out of 48 states. Roosevelt introduced the New Deal in his first 100 days of presidency and believed in the American Dream. His three main aims were Relief, Recovery and Reform, in an attempt to help the millions of poor unemployed American civilians. The New Deal certainly contributed to ending the Depression as Fireside chats were introduced, in which Roosevelt personally took the time to explain to Americans what he was doing, in language that was accessible and simple and was at a convenient time for all different time zones. He involved the public and included them in his actions and ideas. In doing this, he restored some confidence and faith back into the American population, as people were more inclined to listen to the advice given by Roosevelt, and safely restore money back into the US economy. In the first 100 days of Roosevelt's presidency, he closed down banks to regulate them, as well as setting up many different schemes to help create jobs and income into the country. Schemes such as the Emergency Banking Act in 1933, brought $1 billion back into the banks, bringing income into the economy. Many jobs were created in doing so and the Civilian Conservation Corps helped 2.5 million men and their families. These schemes, helped people find short term jobs to provide enough income for......

Words: 833 - Pages: 4

The Help

...and it is because of her that I feel I am able to be so active in the world around me. As a child my mother and I were not very close to say the least. I was not a "perfect little lady" and so my mother scorned me for this constantly and she generally didn't throw me into the eyes of society. That is where Aibileen came into my life. Aibileen was appropriately called the help around my house. As a child I needed her help even though I can't say I knew it at the time. Aibileen instilled a sense of self pride in me that would carry me throughout my life. After a barrage of verbal abuse from my mother about my lack of worth, Aibileen was always there for me. I remember her saying to me "you is kind, you is smart, you is important". Those words, said to me as a toddler, have echoed through me for my entire life. Without the love that Aibileen gave me and the reminder that I do have a self-worth I don't know where I'd be. It scares me to even speculate what type of person I'd be had I not received that love. It is because of her that I know I am capable of loving myself and those around me. Aibileen did more than just improve my love for myself. Much to my mother's dismay Aibileen taught me lessons in equality and respect for other regardless of any physical factors. Aibileen knew that by raising me to love myself and to love others as I love myself that I would become a part of the solution in the world and not a part of the problem that one of her friends, Skeeter,......

Words: 614 - Pages: 3

The Help

...THE HELP First and foremost, “The Help,” is a great movie, and it clearly showed how this small Town in Mississippi discriminated against blacks in the 60’s. The discrimination was to the extent that it was obvious and openly discussed. At times, it was discussed among the whites how blacks should be kept away from the white society, when it came to interact with the use of their personal restroom, as they thought that blacks would carry different diseases. The discrimination against blacks was so bad the whites believed this fallacy. In this movie, it also showed how black women were only able to work as maids or nannies and not in industries among the white society. That was also an issue that the blacks experienced back in those years. It is obvious that there was a problem with employment discrimination. Fortunately, the black maids found someone to voice out the behavior of the whites and how excluded the blacks were from society, this is how they were heard and this type of “color” discrimination was not tolerated going forward. Discrimination for color was much more visible back in the 60’s, especially in small southern towns, although, it still exists, is definitely not tolerated if the discrimination occurs openly and with obvious actions. 1. Prejudice and Evidence that occurred in this movie ✓ Color ✓ Race ✓ Sex- Title VII of Civil Rights Act of 1964 ✓ Equal Pay act of 1963 ✓ National Origin However, because most of......

Words: 357 - Pages: 2

The Help

...Race and Racism Race and Racism Tate Taylor’s film The Help (2011) is a drama genre that shows the audience what it’s like to live during the times of race and racism. The film is told from the point of view Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan Allison Janney, who plays the daughter of Charlotte Phelan who has hired her nanny and maid Constantine. Skeeter does not like the unkind words about her friends calling the maid the “help” so she is inspire to write about the experiences of the housekeepers. This film shows Eugenia “Skeeter” Phelan “ Hypocrisy and integrity are the larger race-driven which is the major theme. (Goodykoontz &Jacobs, 2014,Chp. 4.3 , para.21). The movie The Help shows racism manifests in the lives of the black maids in a number of ways: they are denied opportunities for educational or professional advancement, they perform repetitive work for white families, they must curtail their speech to prevent violence, and they must use separate facilities. Perhaps most damaging of all, black people are constantly exposed to social messages telling them that they are dirty, lazy, and in all respects less than white people. This film open up a lot of attention when it was written and film. I caused shame to Hilly for being so mean and evil to the “help”. Hilly represented an Adolph Hilter in his days to the Jewish people without having them put to death. Hilly made sure that if something was not her way she had them fired and told other maids not to hire the maids...

Words: 1967 - Pages: 8

5E's Economics Essay - 511 Words | 02.06.1700:08 Uhr Singles (Remastered) Grunge256 kbit/s 0 / 06.380 Hits VID P2P DDL 0 Kommentare | Household Collectables