Student Writing Gallery

Field Trip Book of the Week: “Banana War 2″

We are proud to present the latest installment of our Field Trip Book of the Week series: a Choose Your Own Adventure masterpiece, written by students from Rosemont Avenue Elementary School. Ms. Godfrey’s fifth-graders spent the morning with us, brainstorming, … read more

Field Trip Book of the Week: “Bob and Super Pumpkin: Their First Adventure (with a Rock Monster and Wishing Fish)”

This installment of our Field Trip Book of the Week series, another brilliant Storytelling & Bookmaking creation, involves both a chubby horse in a spacesuit and an anthropomorphic pumpkin! It was written by Ms. Winklemann’s third graders from Goethe International … read more

Field Trip Book of the Week: “The Adventures of Michelle Yummiest: The Sweetest Ice Cream Finding Friends”

We are proud to present our latest installment of our Field Trip Book of the Week series: a Storytelling & Bookmaking masterpiece written by students of Betty Plasencia Elementary School in Echo Park. Mr. Praipan’s class of third graders spent … read more

Field Trip Book of the Week: “Adventures of a Dream Girl: How 3rd of 5 Stayed Alive”

Welcome to our brand-new blog series, “Field Trip Book of the Week,” in which we will feature the writing of a class of students who have recently come in for one of our field trips! Today’s story is Adventures of … read more

Student Writing: Jaylenee’s “A Powerful Dress”

The huge city has lots of huge, thick buildings. In the buildings, people travel up and down on chairs. The buildings are sometimes as tall as 100 floors. Some are hot pink with huge, big diamonds. In the huge city, … read more

Student Writing: Chloe Shares “All About Owls”

Here’s a secret for today. We’re going to talk about owls. Did you know that owls live in California? If you didn’t know keep reading. These are some owls that live in California, like Barn owls, Screech owls and Burrowing … read more

Student Writing: Alex’s letter to his future self

Dear Alex, Do you still like Hot Cheetos? Do you still like the television show The Simpsons? Do you still remember your favorite book is Goosebumps? Do you still live with the tree thing, Jesus, soccer, and food? Is Jesus … read more

Student Writing: Wai Kwan’s “Review for Cafe 826LA”

Review for Cafe 826LA Rating: Zero Stars The restaurant looked “nice” but DO NOT BE FOOLED! Everything was covered in fancy tablecloth, and there was soothing music in the background, but again, DO NOT BE FOOLED! The waiters acted horrible, … read more

Student Writing: Daijah interviews Dianna Agron for an essay on creativity

Creativity is mainly what I’m about: it’s me. I am different in multiple ways, and I like that about myself. I can never compare myself to someone else. Why? I was always the odd one in the family and among … read more

Student Writing: Joon’s “Horoscopes”

Aries March 21-20 You will be invited to a party in outer space. Taurus April 21-May 21 You will be betrayed by a person who is dressed up as a clown. Gemini May 22-June 21 You will skydive down the … read more