Archive for March 2022

Christmas Hope During the Pandemic

By Sakura, Age 10 On Christmas last year, I really wanted a hoverboard. So when I went downstairs to the living room, I invited my parents to open the presents with me immediately. First, I opened the present that my grandma gave me. It was the Nancy Drew series! I was so excited, I decided…

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There Are Some Good Things

By Noah, Age 10 So covid took a LOT longer than most of us expected it to be. We all thought it would be 2 or 3 weeks. Then 2 or 3 months. How about 2 or 3 YEARS?! It was terrible. People were dying. Schools closed. People ran out of resources. We had to…

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Before the problems

By Chloe, Age 10 I remember that at the start of this pandemic thing, all my friends would talk about covid. Covid this, covid that, does anyone talk about anything else!? There’s an outbreak in Santa Clara, okay, we get it. Covid is bad but does it have to be our recess subject? It’s just…

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My Filipino Friend

By Rafael, Age 9 One day when I was playing FortNite, I was playing random duos to meet new friends or new people. After a few matches a friend joined. So we played random trios, and in the first game, the person didn’t have a mic. Later, the person talked a bit, and he sounded…

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Feeling alive

By Lewis, Age 9 During the pandemic, I finally decided it was time for me to learn how to ride a bike. As I was getting ready to leave my house, I was getting nervous. Would I fall? Would I be laughed at? Those questions kept popping in my head. When we got to the…

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Pandemic birthday

By Sabrina, Age 10 I was in second grade at the time. The week before quarantine started me and my friends were confident that coronavirus would not take off, so we didn’t wear our masks by choice, and thought people who wore them were crazy. Turns out that the virus was taking off, and I…

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Pandemic worries

By Ellie, Age: 9 My experience with the pandemic was that I was feeling afraid and scared. I was very afraid that I could never go to school again or this pandemic would never end. I was stuck inside my house starting from the end of 2nd grade all the way until 3rd grade ended.…

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Miracle in hope

By Minhee, Age 10 “Ughhhh! How much longer is this dumb pandemic going to stop! I’m sick of online school!” I whined. “Be patient Minhee, it will get better,” My mom said. I didn’t get how she was so patient! I thought to myself, “We’re all gonna die!!” But, I listened to my mom but…

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My pet

By Scarlet, Age 11 During covid, me, my mom and my dad decided to adopt a dog. The next day me, Lola and my mom went to an adoption center that was nearby the Randy Donuts and we wanted to adopt a dog. Next day, we went with my dad who found the perfect dog,…

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New From Here

By Nina, Age 9 It all started when the first news about the Coronavirus came out. At dinner, my mom announced that we were going to America. Me and my brothers exchanged a look from across the table. We were leaving in two days without Dad; he had to work. I knew my middle brother Tilden…

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