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Lily’s New Spectacles

By Anderson C. (11 years old)   Lily could not see the words clearly on the whiteboard in class.  When she reached home in the afternoon, she immediately told her mother that she had difficulty in seeing the teacher’s writing … Continue reading

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My Greatest Fear

TC (12 years old)   “What is your greatest fear?” the teacher asked in class.  “Clowns!”  I replied.  I have been afraid of clowns since I was a young child.  The loathing and fear has grown more intense over the … Continue reading

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My Greatest Fear

By Samantha W. (12 years old)   I fear public speaking, great heights and the dark, but my greatest fear has to be the fear of spiders which is known as arachnophobia. Each time I look at these creepy crawlies, … Continue reading

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Running Away

By Esther L.  (13 years old)   Fiona marched away from the house as quickly as she could.  Casting one last glance at the house, she started having second thoughts.  Where could she go?  She had nowhere to stay but … Continue reading

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What would you like to invent?

By Kay (17 years old)   In 1899, Mr. Charles H. Duell, the Commissioner of the United States patent office stated, “Everything that can be invented has been invented.”  Looking back, Mr. Duell’s statement couldn’t possibly have been more wrong.  … Continue reading

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What would you like to invent?

By HS (16 years old)   Countless devices for myriads of uses had been invented either accidentally or intentionally throughout history by mankind because our human nature craves for a life filled with comfort and convenience brought about by such … Continue reading

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What would you like to invent?

By TC (12 years old)   What would I like to invent? That is an easy question! I love food especially junk food so, my invention would naturally be a food grabber. The gadget is shaped like an iPad, attached … Continue reading

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