Student Writing Gallery

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

Student Writing: Samuel’s “Future”

I like the future, and I like a robot. His name is Tom. I made a robot dog. His power is laser bomb thunder. He can transform into a big robot dog, and he tricks people of the far future. … read more

Student Writing: Students Ana & Arianna interview Erbaviva founder Robin Brown about the organic movement

“Erbaviva: An Interview with Robin Brown” 826LA Good Times By Ana and Arianna June 2014 Erbaviva is an organic skincare company that produces lotions, sunscreens, lip balms, and more. The co-founder Robin Brown let us conduct an interview via email. … read more

Student Writing: Michelle’s “I Am That Woman”

Can you imagine a woman in a nice suit who is loud, assertive, and knows what she is talking about? My dream is to be that lawyer in court who has a sense of credibility and is devoted to maintaining … read more

Student Writing: Anthony’s “-826-”

-826- Reppin’ that 826LA all day every day, ’cause it’s work before play, ’cause that’s the way to go. Finish my work in this beautiful place, turn it in the next day with a smile on my face; get that … read more

Student Writing: Angelica’s “Make It Worth It”

I looked at my pregnant wife and thought to myself, “My God, she is beautiful . . . her stomach as big as the moon, full of life, and there for the world to see.” You see, being in the … read more