PREPARING FOR WRITING​ EXAM

I chose the pictures 4 and 5 about refusing to stand for the national anthem and Leonardo DiCaprio showing the climate change. Professional football players are refusing to stand for the national anthem. This has escalated to become a nationally divisive issue. The reason they are doing this is to protest racial injustice and police brutality […]

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LETTER TO DICAPRIO

Dear Mr. DiCaprio! In class today we saw the movie “Before the Flood”, and at the end of the movie, you and Barack Obama discussed the Paris agreement. My biggest concern is that the US has gone away from this agreement. What is going on in the US at the moment is very worrisome and there may […]

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SPARE PARTS

REALITY VS. MOVIE In class, we have watched the movie “Spare Parts”. The movie is about four undocumented Latino kids who enter a robotics competition and win against many odds. The movie is based on a true story, and a list exists to show the differences between what really happened and what happens in the […]

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MY READING OF ABOUT A BOY

I am now done reading the book “about a boy”. The setting this book has been placed in is about the 2000’s, and in London, England. The theme is childhood, and how important it is for children to have friends and parental figures. I think this theme is both relevant and important today.  The plot, on […]

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The Pomodoro Technique

The Pomodoro Technique is a popular technique that people use when they are studying. It is a time management method developed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s. You turn off all your distractions such as notifications on your phone and computer and set the timer on 25 minutes. In these 25 minutes, you focus […]

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English Novel

  MY BOOK CHOICE In English class this year we are going to read an English novel. We could choose between “about a boy” by Nick Hornby, or “the absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian” by Sherman Alexie. My choice fell on the book “about a boy”. The reason I choose this book is that I […]

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The Journey Begins

I made this blog in my second English class as a freshman at Sandvika High School. I went to Ramstad Middle School. I live at Nedre Høvik in Bærum, and I spend 15 minutes to school. My first weak at Sandvika was very interesting. I got to know a lot of new people, and I made […]

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