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FC: Heroes | By: Sarah Gruhn
1: I believe a hero is someone you can look up to; someone who does something that is worth admiring. Heroes are people that do things for the sake of helping people not for the fame or fortune. | What I think a hero is.
3: Technology - Steve Jobs created all this technology for everyone to use, and it has become very popular over the years. He was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. He also co-founded and served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios. Jobs oversaw the development of the iMac, iTunes, iPod, iPhone, and iPad, and on the services side, the company's Apple Retail Stores, iTunes Store and the App Store. | Steve Jobs | http://allaboutstevejobs.com/
5: Steve Irwin | Agriculture - Steve Irwin was a huge animal lover. He caught wild animals and brought them back to their natural habitat. He was nicknamed "The Crocodile Hunter." He was known for the protection of animals.
6: ____________________________________________________________ | Shawn Johnson | Sports - Shawn Johnson is a very famous Iowa gymnast that made it to the Olympics in 2008. In 2007 and 2008 she was the U.S. National Champion. Also in 2008 she won the Olympic Women’s Gymnastics Gold and Silver Medals. She is a small town girl that became famous by working her hardest. She now inspires everyone. As long as you work hard your dreams can come true.
8: Leonardo da Vinci
9: Arts - Leonardo da Vinci is a famous artist from the fifteenth century. He has done many paintings, such as, The Mona Lisa and The Last Supper. He not only did portraits, but he also painted murals on buildings. Artists today study his work for inspiration.
10: Medicine - Wilhelm Rontgen discovered x-rays in 1895. Without x-rays, we wouldn't always know if we broke or fractured a bone. X-rays help with diagnosing problems. His x-rays used radiation, where as now they use very little. | Wilhelm Rontgen | http://hps.org/publicinformation/ate/q1272.html
12: Christopher Columbus
13: History - Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas in 1492. He was trying to find a direct route to Asia, but came across the new world instead. He was an explorer who followed his dreams and ended up making the biggest discovery of his life. | http://www.history.com/topics/christopher-columbus
14: Beowulf is a hero for the fact that he never let his people down. He was always there for them. He had the strength of 30 men, and was not afraid of much.
17: Kay Olson | Kay Olson is my Grandpa and also my hero. I look up to him in everything I do. I'm his only granddaughter, so I tend to get spoiled a little bit. I constantly ask for his advice because his opinion matters to me. He's a very loving and caring person, and his family is very important to him.