Category Archives: Learning

5th Grade Literature Circle Chats

Some great discussions came out of reading the books Things Not Seen, The Hunt for the Seventh, and Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life. The kids really had to think about how to respond both to the questions and … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Hybrid/Electric Cars

Dear Chrysler, Do you own a hybrid or electric car? Probably not because your car company doesn’t make those kinds of cars and you probably own a car that’s made by your company. So that’s why I am here to … Continue reading

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No More Unifoms

No More Uniforms Did you know 23% of school children in America wear uniforms? It doesn’t help in school subjects or bullying. It’s a waste of money for parents and the schools’ children shouldn’t wear uniforms. My cousin used to … Continue reading

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Why animals shouldn’t be used for testing

I think we should stop animal testing because it hurts animals. Poor, helpless animals are being abused by animal testing each day. Is that really the way you want to treat fellow creatures, because I know I don’t. If you … Continue reading

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Contact Sports for Kids

Did you know that football is not the only sport that causes concussions? Well if you didn’t then you will love this argument essay. There has been a lot of debate on if kids under 14 should be able to … Continue reading

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My Birthday

Inspired by my mother (I do not mean to offend Raquelles in the world and the characters are real and fictional and the events are all fiction. Still could happen though… Enjoy!) “I don’t get it. It’s just a day, … Continue reading

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Pro Bowl Should be After the Super Bowl!

Dear Roger Goodell, 3/9/15 12.2 million people watched the NFL Pro Bowl in January of 2014. As many people watched the Pro bowl I was one of those viewers. The game was very exciting, and they had very cool jerseys. … Continue reading

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Loppy Choppy Hybrid

Why get hybrid car? One reason is because it can save you lots of money on gasoline. It also is very fuel efficient. And better yet, if the battery breaks ( which is supposedly going to last for the lifetime … Continue reading

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Soccer

Introduction If you are a sport lover than I suggest you play soccer. Soccer is rough and tough sport, but it is very exciting. Soccer is where the ball is constantly moving. It is fun to play and can be … Continue reading

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Northbrook Days

Northbrook Days By: Leslie Casey When I went to Northbrook Days I went with my mom, dad , and my sister. I went on almost every ride there that I wanted to go on. I went on the Freak Out … Continue reading

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