School Stuff

Our Ancona Photoshoot

Hi! So, last year at school, my brother, me and some other kids from our school were chosen to be a part of the new marketing campaign. I was so excited they wanted me to do it!  It went really well and I had a ton of fun. When the photographers originally took the photos, we were just standing in front of a white screen. I thought it [...]


Family Fun

My First Orchestra!

Hi! So yesterday we went to the Orchestra at Symphony Hall downtown as a weekend treat. The show was called Hallowed Haunts. They played lots of scary classical music to the audience for Halloween. But, it was not just a regular orchestra, it was the Orchestra of DOOM!!   This is me and my brother in the front of the hall. The inside of [...]


Random Thoughts

My First Soccer Game!

Hi! So, yesterday night, I went to a professional soccer game with my friend Harry. The teams playing against each other were the U.S Womens Olympic Team and the German Olympic Team. The US Women won a first place medal in the Olympics this summer. The Germans won second, so it was awesome to see the top 2 teams in the WORLD competing. [...]


Reading

Book Mania!

Hi! All of you must know that I LOVE books, right? Today I am going to do a whole blog post on books. So, let me start with my favorite book series’! 1. Percy Jackson and the Olympians By Rick Riordan. This series is great because it gets involved in Greek Mythology and history but at the same time, it is a exciting adventure book. [...]


Story Scenes

Camp Edwards Fun!

Hi! So, I just got back from Camp Edwards on Friday. This was my 3rd trip since the beginning of 3rd grade. Like they say, 3rd times a charm (I think)! This year we are studying Rocks and Minerals, so we stopped at the Quarry on our way to East Troy.  We were investigating and looking for fossils.  I found a tiny fossil, but somehow I [...]


Cool Creations

Happy Sunday!

Hi! So today is the last day of the week! Today we are just going to have a relxaxing day at the house. I have had a great weekend so far. My friend came over on Friday. I showed her how to play Minecraft and we watched a movie while eating ice cream.  It was awesome! The next night, I also saw a Harvest Moon. I logged it in my moon [...]


Reading

Goodbye!…Almost

Hi! So on Tuesday, The Third and Fouth grade is going to Camp Edwards again! I am so excited. I really missed it. Unfortunatly, my dad is not coming this time but hopefully he can come in the springtime. But you never know. The last time, he got called the day before Camp and the teachers asked him if he could come. I was really happy. [...]


Random Thoughts

School is Here!

Hi, So, it has been three weeks since school started and I think  I have settled in fully. It has been great so far! We have already had two field trips. The first one was to Pebble Beach to start a rock collection. Then, on Tuesday we went to the Field Museum to study Rocks and Minerals. We all took the CTA downtown, which was fun. [...]


Beach Blasts

Goodbye Summer, Hello School!

Hi! So today is my last day of summer before school starts tomorrow! Just to let you know, I did not get kidnapped by English thieves or disappear off the face of the Earth. Let me give you the update on what happened after London. My brother and I had a nice flight back to Chicago and when we finally arrived back home we literally did [...]