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Bounded to Poverty Documentary

Beijing was changing at a speed nobody could imagine, and with its economic successes, brought the house prices through the roof. Soaring house rental prices poses a security problem to the citizens of China, especially to those living under the … Continue reading

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CER science polymer project

Prototype Stretch test Slowpoke test Fast poke test Resistance Durability Stickiness 1 Very stretchy Pokes through Cannot poke through Medium Texture improves over time Low 2 stretchy Cannot poke through Cannot poke through Strong Liquid leaks over time Medium 3 … Continue reading

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Design Reflection

” My most significant success was making the bunny work as we wanted to work. At first, Luisa and I tried to make the bunny move its ears around when someone touches the sensor. However, we thought of something better and … Continue reading

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This multimedia is an Instagram post that Melinda; an assault victim and main character from the book Speak.  The background I used for this Instagram is Ganzai Roses. They represent beauty and grace through hard times. Ganzai roses are found in … Continue reading

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Symbolism in Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

There are many valuable aspects of life that may mean a lot to a person. In this case, friendship is one of the most important relationships a person can have. Human interaction is something necessary to survive, having a friend … Continue reading

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Bounded to Poverty

The concept of poverty can grasp onto many of the different styles of life in China. Poverty is the main factor of the ginormous gap between the rich and the poor. China makes it excruciatingly challenging for people who were … Continue reading

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The Pingyao Experience

I learnt a lot of things about my friends and we played two player games, such as Pokemon and Mario Cart. I also realised that once outside of Beijing. Nothing really feels like China. I did’t see a single city … Continue reading

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Polymer Project Journal 4

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Polymer Project Journal Entry 3

Work Cited: Canva: Canva is a graphic-design tool website, founded in 2012. It uses a drag-and-drop format and provides access to over a million photographs, graphics, and fonts. It is used by non-designers as well as professionals. The tools can … Continue reading

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The Polymer Project Journal Entry 2

Samuel Liew “Skeptic” August 1, 2018 https://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/17161/does-green-cause-less-eye-strain Christian Nordqvist “Medical News Today” 28 November 2017 https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/145855.php Unknown “Oxford Learning” May 28 2018 https://www.oxfordlearning.com/causes-of-school-stress/ Unknown “American Psychology Association” June 25 2018 https://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/stress/2012/generations Pictures: Google images https://www.google.com/search?q=stressed+high+school+student&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjXr4-JopviAhXgJzQIHeu0CR8Q_AUIDigB#imgrc=asdBK8ktaUKKgM: https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&sa=1&ei=TdXaXLqdPKbZ0gLWgKjgAQ&q=stress&oq=stress&gs_l=img.3…8972.8972..9203…0.0..0.0.0…….1….1..gws-wiz-img.qM8GUcVp_fU https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&sa=1&ei=WNXaXOuVJ4Pe8AOsl5egCQ&q=fluffy+slime&oq=fluf&gs_l=img.1.0.35i39j0i67j0j0i67j0l6.10266.11473..12696…0.0..0.339.879.2-2j1……1….1..gws-wiz-img.c0KWC1TlL0Y https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&sa=1&ei=Z9XaXI2aIJP_0wLHurWoCw&q=what+happens+to+the+brain+when+your+stress&oq=what+happens+to+the+brain+when+your+stress&gs_l=img.3…11657.17271..17422…0.0..0.615.12386.2-12j13j8j2……1….1..gws-wiz-img…….35i39j0i67j0j0i24j0i10i24.6vDaVYKFykw

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