a little seedling into gigantic tree

How have I’ve changed as a writer?

Before I had enter to Mr Macknight’s english class, I thought I will fail english really badly, because I had struggle with English for a very long time that the one time I failed English for the entire year few years ago. One of the main reasons [...]

A Walk to Remember

Author: Nicholas Sparks


Wouldn’t you like to go back in time to the moment that something amazing has happen, that changed your life forever. Remembering the sounds, the touches and images of that moment. This story will be A Walk to Remember.

57 year old Landon Carter returns to Beaufort North Carolina, remembering [...]

Howl's Moving Castle

Author: Diana Wynne Jones


Imagine living in a world, where wizards and witches existed with invisible cloaks and seven-league boots, during the early English times. You are in a local flea market and notice a castle in the hills, once you blink your eyes, the castle disappear. When the fact is the castle [...]

Personal Response: How can we show the ai yi's real personality?

Me, Jia Xin and Marie interviewed the human resource ai yi

One of the difficulties of this assignment of this “names and faces” project is to able to translate the english questions into chinese, so the ai yi will able to understand and answer the questions in full sentence. The first interview sort of made [...]

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Title: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Author: J.K Rowling Pages: 831

After the tragic event of Albus Dumbledore’s death, Voldemort has taken over and gain control of the Ministry. Harry, Ron and Hermione drop out of Hogwarts to go on a mission, that Dumbledore planned for them of trying to find the remaining Horcruxes, to end [...]

The Da Vinci Code

Title: The Da Vinci Code

Author: Dan Brown


An incident happens which leads to the location of “the keystone,” which is why Robert Langdon, a Harvard professor of Religious Symbology, receives an urgent phone call, to help solve the brutal murder of Louvre inside  one of the biggest museums in Paris. While inside the museums, police founds a series of [...]

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

Author: J.K Rowling


Year 6 at Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry.

Deatheaters are continuing cause more chaos then ever, with the Muggle government noticing the crimes, that doesn’t leave a single trace of evidence. The Daily Prophet named Harry Potter “the Chosen one” after the events at the ministry last year, with the Wesley Twins expanding their business, an [...]

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Author: John Boyne


A story during WII in Germany about a boy in the story of innocence in the world of ignorance.

Bruno (nine years old) knows about nothing about the current events about the Nazi, the Fury (Hitler) and the Jews, even though his father worked for the Fury himself. All he [...]

Why Can't Guys be Gay instead?!?!

We just got the sheet fill of Love poetry, I thought it will be endless lessons of cheesy love (unreal and fake love).

Most of the love poetry are about men pressurizing women to make love due to “time”, but the men always ended leaving the women for others, while the women just ended [...]

Shylock the Jew

Weeks before doing the solo performance, we watched the movie and listen to the audio of the two speeches. The movie and the audio made me think of Shylock as a old man who is angry to a man (Antonio) just because he didn’t pay back his ducats and that he cares more about his [...]

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Have a look at our Names & Faces project, where we introduce members of the SSIS support staff to the school community.

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