The Aboriginals and the Rainbow Serpent

General about Aboriginals The Aboriginals are the indigenous people in Australia. The population of Aboriginals is today approximately 600 thousand people, mostly living in Australia, and believed to stam back over 40.000 years before the British colonization. The Aboriginal languages consist of more than 500 differet ones, which is because they developed different languages in…

Explore Bold New Frontiers of Awesome!

Today we were visited by Kahoot! Kahoot! is a free game-based learning platform used everyday around the world to hold quizzes, discussions and surveys. Kahoot! is a great and fun way for a class to learn and repeat things! We were visited by around six people who all work with different divisions of Kahoot! Some…

Ernest Hemingway

A day’s wait A day’s wait is a short story written by Ernest Hemingway. It’s story revolves around a sick boy. The short story was written in the first person perspective of the ”caretaker” for the boy. It was written with short sentences, and is easy to read. This was e specially noticeable from the…

Is it brave to suffer in silence?

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known lost and have found their way out of those depths – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Everyone goes through tough times, but not everyone handles the problems the same. Some choose to seek help and guidance whilst others suffer in…

Today my class visited a tech conference!

Today me and my class went to a tech conference in Deichmanske biblotek in Oslo. It was a conferance about how to use technology in the school and it was very informational! There were many speakers, amongst them were Trond Giske, CEO of Kahoot and a google guy! At the end of the day Ruben…

Canada!

Regions Canada is located in the northern part of North America. The country has the largest coastline in the world, surrounded by the Pacific Ocean in the west, the Atlantic Ocean in the east and the Artic Ocean in the north. It is not an island though, because it shares borders with the US in…

How technology is helping me learn!

I study at Sandvika high school and we focus on technology to learn. As an example, we use almost exclusively our computers for note-taking and we have all our books on our computers instead of having heavy normal books. Because of this, we only need to carry around our beloved laptops or tablets, which are very…

Spare parts!

I just finished watching the American movie Spare Parts, and i have to say i really liked it. It is a film which brings up several topics that are very important. The movie is about four students and a substitute teacher, from Carl Hayden community high school, that participates in participated in a college-level underwater robotics…

The day we went to Kolsåstoppen!

Wednesday the 9th of september, our class went on a trip to Kolsåstoppen. We started this adventure to find a very special stone, that almost exclusively, is on Kolsåstoppen. the stone is called “Rombeporfyr“and looks like this: The trip: We left the school on the 9th of September right after lunch. The weather was nice…

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When The Prime Minister Visited Us!

28th of August our prime minister, Erna Solberg, visited us in our class. It was a delightful and surreal experience. The prime minister decided to visit our school because of the way we use electronics, which is a little bit more modernized than other schools. She also visited to talk to the students and get…

The Landlady

The Landlady, Short story I just read the short story The Landlady written by Roald Dahl. The short story starts off at a slow pace as we are told the story of Billy Weaver who is going to a new city and trying to find a place to stay. Billy is a young gentleman who…