Fictional characters: Why do we like them so much?

Today we got to dress up as your favorite character for Spirit Day at YIS. In English we talked about who is your favorite character why we like the character so much. I’ve chosen Yagami Light from ‘Death Note’ written by Tsugumi Ohba. This character…

Fact or Fiction: Journey to apartheid-free| English

Apartheid, racism, discrimination. We hear all these words and many people are having serious trouble with it. But most of us, the bystander just watch that happen. Apartheid was a harsh and difficult time for the Africans. Treated like slaves and toys by the whites…

Journey to Jo’burg Novel Response | English

Hello, in English we are reading a book called ‘Journey to Jo’burg’ written by Beverley Naidoo. In this blog post, I’m going to talk about this book and the writing inside.. Read in caution, it might contain spoilers. VISUALISE During this book, there is a lot…

Responding to Mare’s War by Tanita S. Davis | English

Hello. Right now i’m reading a book called ‘Mare’s War’ by Tanita S. Davis. This book is about a grandma called Mare, who used to be in the Women’s Army Corps during during World War 2. You follow through Mare experiences and encounters,  with her…

F I L M M A K I N G 【Film Shots】| English

Hey guys, For English we have started our new unit! Our unit is Film study and we are learning about film shots and how they affect the movie scenes. We started to look at different shots and angles from a manga and see how it…

Why do we tell myths? | English

Hellow. Today we are going to be talking about myths. You might be wondering what myths are. Myths are stories with traditions. Some myths are completely fictional and some are based on real experience. But all myths are very old. They usually tell story about…

Reina- 6C Podcast book review

Hai. We made a podcast book review in English class. The book I reviewed is called “Ender’s Game” by Orson Scott Card. I hope you enjoy.