My snapshot is of my first day at primary school. Why did I choose this picture? Well, because it was a totally new experience for me, essentially different to my first day at primary school because I had only been to nursery before.
There were a lot of things going through my mind when this was t
First day in Secondary School
In Hong Kong, moving from Primary school to Secondary school is an important step, it signify a child has grown into a teenage. My first day in secondary school had a lot of first time for me.
September 1st, was always the first day of every school in Hong Kong. Thi
Nothing better than Economics for breakfast followed by a heaping platter of English for lunch. As sarcastic as I am, I did feel good today and actually enjoyed going to school in this 90 degree weather. Although I will miss staying up late watching movies and then sleeping in the next morning, I am
October 04, 2006
First Day of School
In my opinion, the first day of school has the biggest impact on the way a person will eventually turn out in the future. I remember one boy, David Pete, whom on his
I have been reading in Beaconhouse Sri Inaigot up early in the morning of 8th July to get myself prepared. With my tutor I started towards my new school. On the way it began to rain. When we reached the school we were completely wet. Secondary School for four years. I still remember my first day at
Miss Caroline's First Day
It was the first day of school for many in Maycomb, including myself. I had just moved from a college in Winston Country. Almost 30 years have past since that day in Maycomb when I first saw the school I was to be teaching at. The classroom smelt stale after being closed u
Fun, scary, and nurve recking....The first day of highschool.
New school, new teachers, and new friends, all part of another new school year.
This one is different though, its the first day of high school. Some kids act really
scared or nurvice and others dont. The truth is, mostl
It was the first day of the rest of my life… my grown up life. My stomach was in groaning for food, and I couldn’t seem to do anything with my hair. I had all my pens, papers, notebooks and other miscellaneous items stuffed into my spanking new blue book bag. My mother was down stairs on the pat
The last day of my high school career is fast approaching and I can only imagine how I'll be feeling when I step out of S.F. Austin's grounds for the very last time. Throughout these four years, I have felt a lot of urgency about graduating high school. I didn't think that the time to graduate would
Creative Writing: The First Day
By : Sarah Johns
It was a bright sunny day, the sky was a soft shade of blue and there
was a slight breeze in the air. I stepped out of my moms red shiny CRX as she
said Good Luck' to me. I forced up a weak smile as I shoved the door, and it
made a woosh noise a
"History of the First Day"
My day begins each morning with the thunderous sounds of hundreds of footsteps pounding upon the marble hallways. In addition to this I am greeted with an almost ceremonious ritual as the students yell and bang upon my body as if it will make my old joints move any fas
HL811 Imagining Singapore
Semester 2 2006/2007
Title - The First Day
The sight of students, each wearing uniforms from their various former schools, streaming into the school compound greeted me the moment I stepped off the bus. The date was 2nd January 2000 and it was my first
One of the most memorable firsts that I’ve had happened on May 1, 2008. It was the first day of my new life, the life that I was going to spend buried in books, cramming to meet deadlines and running to class, late as ever.
As I boarded the bus that fateful day, I thought of how this woul
Hayst. Ayun, gaddd! Yesterday was my first day in school for fourth term, supposed to be before I go to school I’ll publish this blog but then my two sisters Gay and Joy is in a hurry, cause they’ll go to the market somewhere in Pasay and so they will also send me na dn for school. Gaddd! Just b
MY FIRST DAY AT COLLEGE
College life is a life of freedom. I remember my first day at college. I had looked forward to this day from my school days. Life at college meant for me a new life. I was no more a young boy but a young man. I had begun to think myself to be a gentleman with a sense
The first day of school is a day that I am sure all or most kids dread. I can say that my 8th grade year I was most definitely one of them. I had my shoes tied tight and my lunch box in my hand and my finest outfit on and yet I was still dreading walking into that classroom all alone. You see, if it
In the landmark case Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District (1969), John Tinker and his siblings decided to openly protest the Vietnam War by wearing black armbands to school (Goldman 1). The school felt that their efforts to protest the war disrupted the school environment. “
It seems so long ago now, since the mischievous days of mid-primary school. Since the days I never did homework, and was ever so surreptitious to avoid getting caught well trying to anyway. And the days when my little ploys of "forgetting" to have done homework, were discovered in the most humili
Schoolhouse or Home School?
What do George Washington and the Hanson brothers have in common? Do you give up? Well, the answer is that both of them were educated in their homes. Queen Elizabeth, Thomas Edison, and Theodore Roosevelt were also educated at home. According to the Home Education R
For about 90- 95% of the population in my school of around 1400 people, only .00003 % of them have to wake up at 7 o'clock every school day. This is exactly 4 people in the entire school, and is the amount of people I go to seminary with every morning at 6:30. Because of this my first day of high sc