Ways of being a good citizen

In class, we have been given an assignment of writing what it means to be a good citizen. We are supposed to choose two pictures and write what it signifies.  The first picture I have chosen is this. To me, a good citizen has to be able to stand up for what they believe even … Continue reading Ways of being a good citizen

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“Before the Flood”

Dear Leonardo DiCaprio My name is Thomas Winterbourne. I am 16 years old and I live in Norway. I have just seen your documentary "before the flood" and I am astonished. I have heard about climate change, but now I see how severe it has become. Thank you for showing me how bad it has … Continue reading “Before the Flood”

The Movie”Spare Parts”

Four undocumented Latino kids from the poor neighbourhoods of Phoenix entered the national underwater robotics competition with a remote operated vehicle ("ROV") made from off-the-shelf components, including PVC pipe for the frame, and beat the best colleges in the nation, including MIT. There are a few things in the movie that didn't happen in reality. … Continue reading The Movie”Spare Parts”

The Pomodoro Technique

The Pomodoro technique is a special technique used when studying or trying to learn something. This technique requires that you focus for twenty-five minutes straight without any distractions. This allows your brain to gather information about what you are doing and accesses a different part of your brain which solves the problem while your attention … Continue reading The Pomodoro Technique