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The Four Way Test by Ryan Brennan

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Ryan Brennan, Third Place Grade 10,  Coastal Christian Teacher: Alison Limon It would be safe to say that the two things most people hold as the most important items in their life, are phones and cars. The worth of both are undoubtedly important, and benefit the lives of […]

 
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The Rotary 4-Way Test and Me by Natalie Garcia

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Natalie Garcia, Third Place Grade 7,  Judkins Middle Teacher: Barbara Babka Elizabeth and her husband Dana were Christian missionaries. They had three children named Nick, Alice, and Kara. I never met a closer family than theirs. She was a loving mother until the day she passed away. Elizabeth […]

 
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Gymnastics Aces “The 4-Way Test and Me” by John Pollard

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites John Pollard, Third Place Grade 6,  Ocean View Elementary School Teacher: Eric Ray Shawn Johnson said, “Gymnastics taught me everything – life lessons, responsibility and discipline and respect.” I am a gymnast and I can tell you that gymnastics is more than a sport. I am 12 years old […]

 
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The Leper Who Played With Fire by Raven Montgomery

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Raven Montgomery, Third Place Grade 10,  Coastal Christian School Teacher: Mrs. Limon Every day I woke up and I knew I was going to have to walk down those horrid hallways. The cold-hearted glares would inevitably come next and then my books would go soaring out […]

 
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To Write Love On Her Arms by Rosie Salitore

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Rosie Salitore, Third Place Grade 8,  Judkins Middle School Teacher: Ms. Richards Peer pressure, bullying, gossip are all subjects that we can all contrive the questions of the Four-Way test. The Four-Way test enables us to analyze our moral behavior. Is it the truth? Is it […]

 
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4-Way Troop Support by Lisa Miller

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Lisa Miller, Third Place Grade 5,  Ocean View Elementary School Teacher: Mr. Copley For many years, my family and I have supported our troops by sending care packages to soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. These care packages support the ideas of the 4-Way Test. There are […]

 
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The 4-Way Test: Now and Then by Kathleen Schwind

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Kathleen Schwind, Third Place Grade 9,   Arroyo Grande High School Teacher: Mrs. Pierce Lately in the newspaper there was an article entitled What Would Atticus Do? Harper Lee’s beloved story has proven to be still as influential in our society today as it was in the […]

 
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I Meet My Brother’s Cold Shoulder by Carlos Robinson

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Carlos Robinson, Third Place Grade 5,  Ocean View Elementary Teacher: Mr. Copley It was January 2012, and my little brother, Diego, started getting jealous of me. He was getting jealous of all the attention and presents I was getting from my relatives and family. Because of […]

 
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Lying by Tomislav Fahlen

The Rotary Club of Pismo Beach / Five Cites Tomislav Fahlen, Third Place Grade 3, Shell Beach Elementary Teacher:  Ms. Simpson Lying is mean and not truthful. Lying is cheating too. Lying is not fair to everyone because everyone would not have the correct information. It would not build a special friendship between people because […]

 
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