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Zoos

For science this year we were asked to develop our own independent project relating very broadly to the subject of sustainability. I decided to combine my love of animals with my new filmmaking skills to create a film about today’s zoos. I chose zoos, or more specifically, the noise levels in zoos and how they impact animals. I directed, filmed, produced, and edited the entire project. I used Final Cut Pro for the editing. This film was only one part of the school project.


 
After I completed the school project, I was encouraged to cut it down to submit to the WHYY Film festival. So here is the shorter version, without my solution included.


 

Voice Aloud Talent Showcase

My sister and I participated in the Voices Aloud talent showcase. It was organized as a fundraiser event for our theater group. I felt bad for Ariana because she was feeling really sick. The fist picture is of me and the second one is Ariana.  I sang “The Girls I Mean to Be” and Ariana sang “I Know Things Now“.  We both got an honorable mention.  I won professional headshots and she won drum lessons!

We were on the news! Yay!

Our choir had the honor of singing while the Philadelphia Orchestra  played the National Anthem at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia PA. It was a lot of fun to meet the Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the director of the orchestra! And we even made it on the news. If you look carefully you can see me and my sister!


Volleyball

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My sister and I played with the Cherry Hill Volleyball Club last year.  I just noticed they posted this group photo.  We’re in the front row! Look for my sister with the crossed legs and you’ll find us!

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If you click the image below you can see it bigger (and clearer).  Screen Shot 2015-12-07 at 1.39.05 PM

Voice-over work on podcasts

My mom has been the host of The Public Speaker podcast since 2008.  She’s included us on a few episodes.

Here two episodes that we helped with this year:

How to Get a Wow (Not a Scowl) From Kids – Part 1

How to Get a Wow (Not a Scowl) From Kids – Part 2

We created this one when we were seven years old. (This one never got published.)

We did this one when we were six years old.
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