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 [...]


School Stuff

Camp Edwards Part 2

Hi! I am going to talk about camp again! This time about canoeing. On  the first day of camp, my friend Quincy and I went canoeing with my dad. Just as we left the dock, we were going so fast! As we got into the center the pond, we looked around. Wow.  The lake was so beautiful that day. We decided to go over to the far right side of the [...]


School Stuff

My Favorite Poem

Hi! I just HAVE to share this poem because it is one of my favorites. “No” by Shel Silverstein is so funny and I love the way it sounds out loud. In my class, we were learning about poetry and we had to pick a poem to memorize and dictate at our “Poetry Cafe”. The Poetry Cafe is a celebration at the end of our [...]


Random Thoughts

My Last Week of School

HI! Wow. The summer has already started! It seems like the first day of school was just yesterday. For the past week, there has been a lot going on. I was the MC for Fit Fest with my friend Jacksyn. Fit Fest is a day at our school where we play games to remind us to keep active.  We also had the 8th grade graduation and yesterday for the [...]


School Stuff

Mockingjay Book Letter

Hi! I decided that if I posted the Hunger Games & Catching Fire book letters, I would do the last book in the series, Mockingjay. Here you go! I have read a book called Mockingjay, by Suzanne Collins. I have written a book letter on The Hunger Games and the second book, Catching Fire. This is the third and final book in the trilogy. [...]


Reading

Catching Fire Book Letter

Hi, so you know how I wrote a “Book Letter” on the Hunger Games, well here is the second book in the series, Catching Fire! I love this book so much. Here you go! I have read a book called Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins. She is also the author of The Hunger Games and that was also my previous book letter. This is the second [...]


School Stuff

My trip to Camp Edwards

Hi! So, for the past two and a half men, sorry, I meant two and a half days, the 3rd and 4th grade classes from my school went to a very cool overnight camp, Camp Edwards in WI.  The picture is of me on the climbing wall. I made it to the very top, it was an amazing view. There are so many fun activities!  We did archery, the climbing [...]


School Stuff

My Poetry

Hi, since I love poetry and we are learning about it at school and putting it on this website is fun, I decided to share it! Here we go! 208 208 it’s really great we have a lot of good classmates and we love to congratulate kids who are very up-to-date in 208 Also we have very good playmates and teachers who educate in 208! [...]