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8th graders toast for change

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by Nick Delgado

Guam - As they prepare to transition to high school, several 8th grade students at Jose Rios Middle School presented their toast for change campaign this week. Student Abigail Carter says the exercise is based on the true story "Freedom Writers" where a teacher helps delinquent students turn their lives around.

The class toasted apple cider after each student presented their personal stories about what they are hoping to change in their lives. "I think it helps me a lot, I have a lot of things that go on in my life that I really don't want a part of my life so I guess it does help me," she told KUAM News.

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