Iveta, Slovakia – Level 1
Level 1
MY FIRST MEETING WITH MY FAMILY FROM AUSTRALIA. Ring ring says the phone. “Hello, here is your family from Australia. We are in Slovakia, in Bratislava, in the hotel. We will meet you.” I was shocked because nobody speaks English in my family. I speak very little, but I took my mum …
Marek, the Czech Republic – Level 2
Level 2
FREE SCHOOL SUDBURY SCHULE AMMERSEE IN GERMANY CLOSED. I am from the Czech Republic but I moved to Germany. The reason why I moved is simple. Here in Munich there is a Sudbury free school and it was my dream to go to a free school. The school is not so far …
Samassa, Mali – Level 1
Level 1
A powerful moment of my life. As in many African families, when I was a small boy at nights my grandma used to tell me stories about the old times. Sometimes these stories were very scary. One night my grandma told me about her blind mother called Bajaga. Born blind, Bajaga spoke …
Toni, Brazil – Level 2
Level 1
TO PLAY THE DRUMS IS MY FAVORITE ACTIVITY. I like to play the drums. I have a band with my friends. Our band doesn’t have a name. We play our own songs. We play together four times a month. We always play on the weekends. We normally play for two hours. We …
Khing, Myanmar – Level 1
Level 1
MY DREAM. Last night I dreamed about a ghost. I was afraid of what I dreamed about. In this dream, I was praying and offering my respects to Buddha. As I was doing so, I could hear the voice of someone who was talking about the history of the house where I …
Hoa, Vietnam – Level 2
Level 2
A 27-YEAR-OLD GIRL. What’s up! How is it going? My name is Chi for short and I am 27 years old. Nice to meet you. I am now working in the Northwest mountainous area of Viet Nam, about 400km away from my family. If you ask me, working and living away from …
Daniel, Hong Kong – Level 3
Level 3
MISERABLE STUDYING IN HONG KONG. I think that Hong Kong’s educational system with its policies and exams is the worst! A lot of people have been complaining about it for a long time. However, the government does not respond to the complaints. I’m an F6 student from Hong Kong and I realize …
Mo’ath, Jordan – Level 2
Level 2
WHEN I VISITED SYRIA. I used to travel to Syria every summer holiday since I was one year old up until I was eighteen in 2011. That was when the war started. I visited many places in Syria and I spent the best moments of my life there. I especially enjoyed visiting …
Adam , the Czech Republic – Level 1
Level 1
MY HOLIDAY IN SWEDEN. Five years ago, together with my friend I went to Sweden on a bicycle. However, we didn’t ride our bikes all the time. We took the train through Poland and then we boarded a ship to Sweden. The start and the end of our trip was Ystad in …
Ramdane, Algeria – Level 1
Level 1
SHORT STAY IN TAMANRASSET IN ALGERIA. Last summer my friends and I decided to visit a beautiful place in the Tamanrasset province called Assekrem. Assekrem is part of the Hoggar Mountain range and it is located about 2000 km south of the capital Algiers. Its height is 1800 m above sea level. …