Monthly Archives: December 2012

A New Computer

By Lydia A. (9 years old)   Father bought a new computer last Friday.  My brother Ben was over the moon.  He couldn’t wait for Father to fix the computer so that he could start playing computer games. That night, … Continue reading

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Count Your Blessings

By HB (15 years old)   Most people take their blessings lightly.  They only think about the problems they are facing and take what they have for granted. Undeniably, our human nature makes us focus on what we lack and … Continue reading

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What colour is a chimpanzee?

  Teacher:  What is a chimpanzee? Mr 5A:  It is a monkey. Teacher:  What colour is a chimpanzee? Miss 5:  I don’t know. Mr 5A:  Black! Mr 5B:  Black? Mr 5A:  Yes, black!  Black like your teeth!

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Going to the Zoo

By Eddison C. (12 years old)   “Yay!  We’re going to the zoo!  We’re going to the zoo! “ my little brother chirped happily as he did a jig.  Our father had decided to take us to the zoo.  My … Continue reading

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Schools are worse than prisons, do you agree?

By Edisson C.  (12 years old) Schools are worse than prisons, do I agree?  Absolutely and a resounding yes! Teachers in school never pause to think about how busy we students are.  They give us endless homework and projects; torturing … Continue reading

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At School

By Joanne L.  (8 years old)   I like going to school because I learn a lot at school.  My teacher teaches me how to read, write, draw, colour, sing and dance. When my teacher is singing, I sing along.  … Continue reading

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My Family

By Joanne L. (8 years old)   I have a happy family.  There are five members in my family.  I have two older brothers and we always play together. A family does things together.  We eat together, shop together, clean … Continue reading

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