ansel.ma via Compfight Imagine you’re in a new home away from your mom and dad, and you eat werid food and drinks. That is what it’s like as an exotic pet. In my opinion exotic animals should not be pets! As far as I am concerned they can ruin an ecosystem, it’s bad for the… Read more Exotically Cute But Not a Good Pet
Ever wonder why most teachers give you homework and for some kids lots of it? Because they think it is good for the “average kid’s brain” Well that may be so for some people but I will prove those people wrong. First of all, it takes too long to do homework. Kids need social time and… Read more Homework should be banned
Can you imagine a slow loris getting its teeth removed suffering screaming of pain and then being locked up in a cage depressed and hurt on a truck ready to be sold. That is how exotic animals are treated before being sold to people illegally or legally. I think you should not have exotic… Read more Exotic Animals should not be pets
By david pacey from LEEDS, West yorkshire – Sugar Cubes, CC BY 2.0, Link Who here has ever been offered some candy or a piece of cake, you know you shouldn’t eat it but you can’t help yourself. You gobble it down and it tastes amazing! It might taste amazing right now but 20-30 years… Read more Too Much Sugar!
Imagine your a 2-year-old baby sleeping in your crib but then…..rah! Then you get eaten. That’s what happens when you have an exotic animal as a pet. Do you really want to get eaten by a tiger or snake? Then I suggest you don’t buy an exotic animal a pet. The pet could be dangerous… Read more Exotic Animals Shouldn’t Be Sold As Pets
Glitter might look golden but it’s not. Did you know that about 8 trillion microbeads enter the ocean daily! Glitter is made of microbeads. Once the microbeads enter the ocean the sea life eats it. The sea life will no longer be able to live. Think about all that plastic in one fish. And what… Read more Should Glitter Be Ban?
Although the recent eruption of the Kilauea has taken no lives it has taken many homes and valuables. Also, the poisonous gases haven’t taken lives, it has come very close. Here are some facts about why the gas is poisonous and how scientists are able to predict explosions. The reason the gas spit out of volcanos is poisonous… Read more The “Kill”auea Erupts
Think about it–is playing video games the best option that you have when you have spare time? In my opinion, it isn’t the best choice for you to do in your spare time. I rather read, draw, or write other than sitting in front of a screen and getting addicted to this video game. First… Read more Is playing video games a good option?
JoannaColeen via CompfightHave you ever wondered when you take a day off of school what your class is doing? I have, and honestly, it’s pretty fun missing school. My opinion is, it’s ok to miss school if you’re going to Hawaii or France. First of all, it gives you a break from school for a couple of… Read more Is it ok to miss school for vacation?
You are there Have you ever wondered what a volcano is or why they happen? Imagine you are in a hotel enjoying the view by the volcano Mount Saint Helen’s, then suddenly BOOM out of nowhere ash and smoke start spewing out of the top. Then you see that half of Mount Saint Helens is gone. You… Read more Amazing Volcanoes
Floating in the northern pacific ocean there is a huge trash island the size of Texas. When you leave your trash at the beach where do you think it will end up? Did you know there are 79,000 tons of plastic that are floating in the pacific ocean! To stop adding trash to the trash… Read more The great pacific ocean garbage patch
Above: Illustration by Robert Matson; Below: Photos Courtesy of Families At some schools in California, kids who have perfect attendance this year will get a new bicycle and helmet! Other schools in the U.S. also reward kids who don’t miss any classes with prizes like movie tickets and even money! Why should they get rewarded?… Read more YAY! I got perfect attendance!
Last school year, some schools in the U.S., started a new recess program. Each day, teachers set up organized activity stations. Students can choose from games like soccer, volleyball, and four-square. This type of program, called a structured recess, is used by thousands of schools across the United States. Why can’t we just get… Read more FREE PLAY!
Above: Mike Kemp/Getty Images; Below: Photos Courtesy of Families Have you ever gone to a movie and been bothered by someone’s glowing phone screen when you want to focus on the movie screen? Most theaters ask people to turn off their phones before the film starts. But many theaters don’t enforce that rule. Why can’t… Read more Silence your Phone!
Imagine an island of trash the size of Texas! That’s 268,597 square miles of trash! It’s not really a solid island but still, it’s a big blob of floating garbage in the middle of the ocean. I think we need to get rid of plastic bags once and for all. First of all bags take… Read more Lets get rid of plastic bags!
Imagine being ripped from your home and sent to live in a cage with strange food and drinks. Find that hard to imagine? Exotic animals that are kept as pets have been forced to take that image and turn it into reality. Most kids think it is cool to have an exotic animal as… Read more Should exotic animals be kept as pets?
Imagine you are in the Olympics in a pool swimming an 800-meter freestyle. You touch the wall and poke your head up. You realize that you’ve won the 800 hundred meter freestyle, and you set a world record. Swimming Life & Personal Life Kathleen Genevieve Ledecky was born on March 17, 1997 in Washington D.C.… Read more Swimming For Gold