Genre: 5th

DANIEL (HUIBO) XU

My grandfather joined the Chinese army at the age of 17 when the democrats and communists were fighting for the country; he didn’t really have a choice to join or not, because in his generation a group of people wanted China to be democratic instead of communist; if the democratic side won the war, then there wouldn’t be a “People’s Republic of China” now or back then, so he was kind of forced to join the army so that he would have a China to live in and so China wouldn’t go bye bye.

NATASHA NG

DahlLIFECAREERANDSURVIVALFinal2016   Click on above link to download   Natasha says: The best part of making this awesome and inspiring ppt/keynote was that process of LEARNING and HISTORY and all the other amazing features you could learn about one’s journey and struggle through life. I really enjoyed Roald Dahl, and he is now (and always was) Read more…

DAVID ZHAO

The fascinating and slippery, gnarly and voracious… EELS!   Eels have always fascinated human beings, possibly because they have the strength to operate on land (although in a limited way) and because they are fish-like, but have few fins. In fact, they seem to resemble powerful and strong snakes. Did you know that moray eels Read more…

JONATHAN JU

 THE HOBBIT The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien is truly a masterpiece. Tolkien brought in the idea of something new, which would eventually be a hit all over the world. Tolkien worked in and developed the genre we know now as fantasy. In 1937, when the book was published, it was misunderstood and was perceived as “a Read more…

ANDREA CHANG

  A Certain Himalayan Cat   I remember the day I met my friend, a pure-bred Himalayan cat. A Himalayan is a cross between a Siamese and a Persian. Himalayans have the Siamese’s color points and the Persian’s fluffy, double layered coat. And this cat had the best of both worlds! This cat’s mother and father Read more…