Deep Thoughts

Pokemon Go or Pokemon No?

Pokemon Go is the new, popular video game that millions of people play on their phones or tablets.  To play, you walk around outside while looking at your device screen to catch creatures called Pokemon. Playing Pokemon Go is a great way to get outside and exercise while walking around hoping to catch some Pokemon.    Although the game is […]

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Bela Bartok–A Great Composer

Bela Bartok, who lived from 1881-1945, was considered one of the greatest Hungarian composers.  He specialized in the piano and wrote many pieces of music, some of which are in today’s piano exam curriculums. The modern music period is from 1920 to the present, and it is the period of music Bela Bartok was in.  […]

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STAR WARS VII–The New Villain

My parents recently made me watch all episodes of Star Wars.  I didn’t expect it to be, but it was pretty good.  My personal favorite episode was Return of the Jedi where Darth Vador and the Emperor die.  I absolutely love those fuzzy bear-like creatures!!  My family and I are going to watch the latest edition of Star […]

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Justine’s Poems

Haiku Webs of lightning dance Raindrops splatter all around The thunder rumbles   The sky is all gray Raindrops fall down heavily Pitter-patter splash   Thunder booms and bangs Lightning dancing to the beat Raindrops tap-dancing   Clouds cover the sky Mother Earth cries a river Rains like a shower   Cinquian Weather Cold, mild, […]

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The Bully Boys, By Eric Walters

The title of the book that I am going to discuss today is called The Bully Boys.  This magnificent text is written by Eric Walters, and the genre of this novel is historical fiction.  Look at the cover on the right.  Who are the Bully Boys?  Where are these people from?   The story is called The Bully […]

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A Wonder to the Ears: Music

Music is great.  I love listening to it, and my heart flies to hear a tune.  I play the piano, and I am currently in Grade 5 piano, but I’m going to be tested to see if I can go into Grade 6.  Fingers crossed, everyone!  I have worked hard for many years to be […]

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