How to Survive 8th Grade

Always get to class on time via GIPHY   Don’t argue with your teachers unless you’re going to include puns via GIPHY   Keep checking Studywiz via GIPHY   Use PiktoChart for everything (This is your reaction when you don’t use piktochart) via GIPHY   DO YOUR HOMEWORK     via GIPHY    

Rat City

What are the challenges and opportunities Beijing faces with this type of human movement? With this type of human movement, Beijing faces substantial challenges. For example, the demand for living arrangements and resources–those such as water and food–are higher than ever. Factories work over time to supply to these ever-rising demands. But this type of… More Rat City

Science Journal Entry #3: Optimizing Prototypes

So, today, Emerson and I decided that Gloop and Super Slime were taking us absolutely nowhere. Which led us to look for possible sources of inspiration within the classroom. The group next to us were experimenting with an altered version of Boogers, and allowed us to quickly experiment on their polymer. The texture was exceptionally smooth and the… More Science Journal Entry #3: Optimizing Prototypes

Human-Environment Interaction

How has the environment shaped the way people live? What have people done to change their environment? What human-environment relationships are occurring now? What future human-environment relationships are expected? How do they affect the land and its inhabitants? The  environment shapes the way people live primarily through its geography. Places that have more access to… More Human-Environment Interaction


Sorry, it’s sideways. My Venn diagram primarily compares the geographical differences between the article on Russia and the one about a volcano in Iceland. Obviously, the countries have different climates, but the causes of said climates are, in fact, very different. The article on Russia mentioned the mountains managing to create a climate of their own… More Iceland+Russa=Rusland?

Travel Article

Escaping Christmas by Guy Trebay Brief Summary: The author speaks of how he is constantly tempted to escape Christmas, not because he’s anti-religious, but because markets have stereotyped it as trees, presents, and eggnog. Instead, he decides to celebrate the season instead of the celebrations. Target Market Audience: Adults who are tired of the same Christmases every… More Travel Article

Polymer Comparison

The tables shows our data collection at the time of experimentation. In hindsight, there are a few obvious patterns. The Gloop was opaque due to the use of glue, and not liquid PVA, this also caused it to smell like glue. It had a few interesting properties, when you poked it quickly, it bounced your… More Polymer Comparison