12. Fifth Grade Dance Competition (1)
Jenny is a fifth grader. She is considered
of the most popular girls in her class.
is very pretty, but that is not why
is considered popular. She is popular because she
known to be among the brightest in her
. She can do the most cartwheels in a
, but mostly, she has the talent to dance.
year, she entered the school's dance competition and
the first place. Her whole class was there
support her. Since that day, she has been
class attraction. This year, the school is holding
dance competition, but there has been a change
this year's competition. The competition has to be
Jenny's class was looking up to
with high expectations of her winning again this
. On the other hand, Jenny was unsure of
year's outcome. She wanted to enter the competition,
she had never danced with a partner before.
decided to ask some of the boys in
class to enter with her. They all said
to her because they did not know how
dance. Jenny was becoming hesitant about joining.
decided to turn to one of her closest
, Carl. Jenny and Carl had known each other
the first grade. Carl was reluctant to join
first because he also didn't know how to
. Jenny insisted. He eventually agreed to join the
. Jenny was happy and relieved. However, she was
worried because she knew her class was counting
her to win this year's competition.
was some time and practice in order to
her chances of winning. This time, it was
to be more of a challenge considering the
that Carl was not a good dancer. The
was in two months, and only time could
her chances of winning.