Monthly Archives: February 2014

Children should not begin school until they are six. Do you agree? Why?

By Brenda H. (14 years old)   Many folks think that children should not begin school until they are six years old.  Instead, they think young children should enjoy their time playing and be the little tots they are supposed … Continue reading

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If I Were an Animal, I Would Be …

By Duncan L. (12 years old)   If I were an animal, I would be a cheetah because it is the world’s fastest land animal.  It can pick up speed from zero to 65 km per hour in just three … Continue reading

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The thing about wishes

If You Have 3 Wishes …

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My Mother

ZYi has just joined my class recently.  When I asked him if he knew how to write an essay, he replied, “Teacher, what is an essay?  I have never heard of the word.” Here is his first attempt at writing … Continue reading

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Petal Trail

A beautiful writing from a courageous lady whom I greatly admire.

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Chinese New Year

By Xie Xie (8 years old)   It is Chinese New Year again. This is the year of the horse.  The Chinese in Malaysia celebrate it with lots of noise.   Firecrackers and fireworks are lit to usher in the new … Continue reading

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Where is Myanmar?

  Teacher:  Does anybody know where is Myanmar? Miss 12A:  I don’t know. Miss 11:  Me neither. Miss 12B:  Is it in Asia? Mr 12A:  No, it isn’t.  It is in Australia. Mr 12B:  Teacher, I know!  It is a … Continue reading

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