I think that you are really strong for explaining your story. I had some of the same experiences and I had the same demands for soccer.
Lena,I could tell that you have poured your heart and soul into this speech. I enjoyed to see that you cared so much about your topic. Good Job.
Lena- You did an excellent job overcoming your nervousness. I was very scared that you would choke on the stage but you did an excellent job. In the speech I loved how you kept powering through, even though we could tell this was extremely difficult for you.
Lena, I really liked how you used the eight grade as an example, I can relate to what you were talking about. Great job!
Lena,You did a great job! We're here to support you!!!I loved your visuals!!! I was glad to see you persevere through your whole presentation.
Lena,Your presentation was absolutely fantastic. Great visuals, amazing personal story, and even though you had a minor struggle, I was glad to see you pull through it! Great job!
Great job getting up there despite being nervous. I loved the topic, and everything you said was spot on about our lives. Good job making the most out of nerves...we all know how you feel!
Lena! You are so beautiful! Your pure and simple emotion really made me connect to this speech. It made me connect to you simply because of that. Thank you for sharing this.
Good job regrouping and making such a personal presentation. It was obviously something that is really meaningful to you.
I was really surprised that you struggled in 8th grade. You did well powering through the nervousness. You did great!
Lena, I know you were freaked out about your presentation but you did an excellent job. I enjoyed your presentation. Even though you started crying, it made your TED Talk more personal and it made me feel more connected to you.
Lena, Way to embrace your emotions. I had no idea that you were like that, you are so confident and beautiful now, I would have never guessed. Your speech was so personal and easy to connect with, GREAT JOB!
Lena, I think it is very hard to get over stage fright and you managed to do it even though most people can't do it. That is a very unique virtue to have.
I really liked all of your ideas and points. Good job with talking about all your personal beliefs and putting yourself out there. You did a great Job!
Lena- You did a great job with your TED talk and I loved how you connected your speech with your life. You had a good conclusion and you're TED challenge was also really motivating.
Lena,Just know that we were all cheering on for you the whole time! Your personal stories were encouraging for me personally and engaged me to listen to how you've grown as a person!
Lena, I liked how you related all of your personal experiences to your TED Talk. It made the talk more personal.
I love you Lena. Your topic was really inspiring, especially because you connected it to your life at each point. You were amazing. I loved the part about having a strong body and a strong mind. You have both. I'm so proud of you.
Lena, I loved your point about how to be mentally strong you have to be to physically strong.
Lena I am so proud that you got up and gave your talk even though you thought you couldn't. Your topic was great!
Well done. You took an introspective approach to commonly held values, especially belief and religion, that was inspiring and enlightening.
Lena, you kept going strong and when you calmed down, you were more confident throughout the rest. Your strengths really played into your life and your speech. You stayed strong and fulfilled a goal.
Lena, You did amazing! I'm so proud of you! Your talk was very strong and you were very passionate about it. I loved each of your topics and you did a great job of embracing them. Great job!
Lena forget that the speech didn't turn out exactly how you planned because YOU had the courage to stand in front of us, in front of the whole entire internet and talked about personal things that happened in your life. Regardless of what you may think Lena, you did a fantastic job. I want you to read this and take it to heart. It is my favorite quote. One by Theodore Roosevelt.http://www.theodore-roosevelt.com/trsorbonnespeech.html