How to Practice English Writing

I practiced my English writing a couple of different ways these years. I started writing a novel about super intelligent pigs, did writing exercises, read textbooks… This year, I took a different approach, my method was to first read a news/magazine article, and then write my own version, describing the same things. After that, I […]

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Underwater Diving Goggles

One of my dad’s friends is making an underwater goggle that can record, so when you dive, it records first-person footage. He wanted to make a video promoting at a crowdfunding event called indiegogo. He wanted to make the video in English but he wasn’t good at it, so he reached out to me for […]

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Practicing my English Handwriting

I can write English, but not very fast, my handwriting also looks like the handwriting of a 3rd grader. If I wanted to improve my handwriting and my speed, I needed a plan. So I looked into online resources and books, I couldn’t find any good exercise sheets that I can download and print, so […]

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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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Long Live Picture Books!

We bought a LOT of picture books at one point in time because we wanted to do a project called the “Story Show”. But even after that project ended, we still had a more than 100 picture books, so I made it my life goal to read them all. For a long time, I just […]

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The Quest of the USA

My name is Felix. I am a Chinese 9-year-old. Brendan is my American friend and mentor. He is 25 years old and graduated from Yale. I have always planned to go to the USA, and at the time, Brendan was planning to go to the USA to visit his friends and his mom, so we […]

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Drama Games and Classes

First I was in school and performing in small plays, and later I joined a performing club and practiced performing Cats. After that, I kept performing in school. Later, I came to the Base and we did some performing games and improv things. At that time, I was just practicing and doing games that included […]

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Opening Up a New World with Creative Writing

I like doing creative writing because I can write down something that I imagined and that makes me really excited and want to write more. I started doing creative writing when I dropped out of school and started to learn at home, even though now I think what I wrote then is pretty bad, it […]

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