By Liz Koh Life. Seasons. They have much in common. Spring’s fresh bloom; serendipities. Summer’s golden sunshine; adventures. Autumn’s monotonous shades; the mundane. Winter’s cold frost; tribulations. Through the seasons, we all hold onto dreams that anchor us to a purpose, keeping our feet grounded and going. Though our hands may bleed, we grasp tightly […]Read more "A Reason to Live"
By Drew Fong Today, we have 195 different countries on earth, all with different climates, location, resources, etc. But what differences in culture, architecture, and tradition, are caused by different physical features? In my opinion, the physical features of a country would drastically change the development of architecture, and it changes the culture and traditions […]Read more "Impact of a Country’s Physical Features"
By Ranen Chan A while back, I took the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) – for those of you who may not be familiar with it, it’s basically a personality test – and I tested as ENFP, or the Campaigner. As I was reading the overview of this type, I came across something that fit me […]Read more "What Next?"
By Ru Yi Where is school? In a classroom? At home? The answers are yes, but also, no. It is not just limited to those two places. The world really is our classroom because we can learn lessons from nature, the people around us, or the situations we experience. Learning is definitely not limited to […]Read more "Where is School?"
By Ru Yi “I’ll do it tomorrow,” Said the student casually. Little did she know Tomorrow meant who-knows-when. Tomorrow arrived and left. The task slipped the student’s mind. Like a robber after a theft, She carried on without a care in the world. Two busy weeks later, Her leader sent out the dreaded But much […]Read more "Procrastination Process"
By Eunice Tan Everybody is tossing around the soccer ball, passing around quips and teasing jeers. I stand solitarily by the sidelines. It’s okay. I’m fine. They’re talking about the football competition last week. I have no idea what that’s about. Everything’s okay. I feel fine. There is an invisible wall […]Read more "“Salami Pizza Guy”: Malaysia to America"
By Anonymous Edited by Eunice Tan Homeschooling can either be a wonderful thing, or it could be a major cause of stress in your household. Most of the time, it’s both. Is homeschooling right for your child? What are the pros and cons? As someone who has been in the public school system and then […]Read more "The Pros and Cons of Homeschooling: A Child’s Perspective"