Snow

This is a response to Paper 1, Question 2 in the IGCSE Sample Paper. My dearest sister, You can’t imagine how much I miss you these days when it is the season of snowstorms and disasters. I have seen a lot of things at my age, but snowstorms… I used to be scared of them […]

Themes for Teamie

As mentioned in the last post, holiday is starting early, and that means that we have lots of free time (I mean, more tuition too, but generally there is more time for relaxing). Today is the last day of school. We had a Rockshow during lunch time and since I am too scared to go […]

Holiday starting early

If everything is carrying out as planned, the holiday should start on March 30. But not, our holiday started early. In fact, today is the last day of school, and starting from tomorrow people will all be on social media, YouTube or Netflix for the whole day. The reason why this is happening, well, the […]

An Interview

Now I am (writing from the point of view of) the father of a little girl called Julia. We were travelling in Ecuador but Julia got washed away by a sudden flood. These are my answers to an interview. (truth is, this is a past question of the IGCSE exam) My wife and I were […]

Electromagnetism – Physics

Oersted's experiment A current carrying conductor produces a magnetic field around it. Magnetic field patterns Process: In order to plot magnetic field lines around a straight current-carrying wire with a compass, thread a wire through a small hole in a sheet of cardboard. The wire should be perpendicular to the cardboard sheet. Connect the wire […]

Physics Homework Jan 27

Section B Magnetic materials can be attracted to magnets while non-magnetic materials cannot. a) The compass needle will be pointing away from the steel, since the current is flowing clockwise, meaning that the end the current is flowing to will be south. As a result, the opposite side, the side that the compass is at, […]

About “Shooting an Elephant”

Intro In this account, set in 1936, George Orwell is a young police officer serving in Burma, India, which was then part of the British Empire. He has been sent to deal with a troublesome elephant. Q1 Imagine you are George Orwell. Write a journal entry, describing your thoughts and feelings about the events described […]