Typing

When I type, I look at the keyboard and pick out the keys, pressing them one by one, it was fairly slow. I was writing a lot on the computer, taking notes, writing emails, etc. And I wanted to be efficient, so I wanted to practice my typing. There are a lot of resources, APPs, […]

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Writing Everyday

I want to to get better at writing articles and stories in Chinese. And the only way to do that is to practice and actually write! Doing things you’re not good at isn’t enjoyable at all. So I decided to start by writing only one article/story/whatever with at least 200 characters every day. My goal […]

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The Portfolio Project

I never had a database to keep track of my stuff. And whenever people ask me, it’s really hard to explain my whole learning system. 7 Attempts! So we decide to make a portfolio website, which is a website that helps people get to know me and my learning experiences in a big picture way! […]

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Thinking with Mindmaps

Maps for thinking Thinking and reflecting is very important for us: there are a HUGE amount of things to think about, and it’s really easy to lose track when you’re thinking about something complex. So I started using mindmaps! I find mindmaps very useful because they are really easy to use and make thinking and […]

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My Unique Autonomous Learning Method

    At first, I got a checklist to help me know what to do. I would grab a piece of paper and write my plans on there – after I finished a plan I would check the box. But after I finished my checklist for the day, I didn’t know what to do again. […]

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Quote Collection

We used to make quote posters every week, basically, we think a famous person, then we research online for some inspirational quotes from that person to make into a poster and hang it on the wall. We do this because we want to inspire us, and to make it more noticeable and fun sometimes we […]

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