“Dyslexic’s Writings”: Chapters 7 and 8

Lourdes is back! And so are her thoughts, her worries, her feelings. Not hers, but her character’s. Let’s enjoy two more chapters from her story.

CHAPTER 7

It’s been a long time since I don’t write here. I think the last time I did was when I was twelve, more or less. Continue reading

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Effort, dedication and perseverance

Sometimes, we feel that we can´t cope with anything. We are surrendering. When many things are not going well, when lots of efforts have been done to achieve something and we fail in just one second, we think that there is not other option but surrendering. However, as Alicia Millán, student from 1st of Bachillerato, tells us, that is not even an option. Her story is full of things to learn. Enjoy it. Continue reading

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“The Akram’s Book”: Chapter Eight

Chapter eight: revival

The atmosphere of the room turned hostile and the silence was hard to bear. It was easy to find distress and worry at every corner of the small library, but especially on our faces. My hands started shivering, and Yin was absolutely edgy and anxious. “After all the conclusions we’ve arrived to and all the effort we’ve done, is this our defeat?” I was thinking, negatively. Continue reading

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Experience with SYA

With no doubt, going to School Year Abroad (unknown for me until I participated in this activity) has been one of the best experiences I’ve ever had learning English.

I have to say that the activity has been really different from what I expected. However, and as I will explain later, I totally recommend it to everyone who wants to learn English, but also to learn about American culture. Continue reading

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“The Akram’s Book”: Chapter Seven

The mystery is getting closer to its denóument and there are just a few chapters left. Marta Villalba has come back with her story and her wonderful way of writing. Let’s just take some minutes to enjoy the seventh chapter of “The Akram’s Book”. Continue reading

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“Dyslexic’s writings”: Chapter Six

We also have Lourdes’ sixth chapter, a story full of human values and worries, dealing with a mayor issue for many teenagers, or even adult people. We hope you can enjoy it. Continue reading

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“The Rescue”: The dénoument

After the Easter break, we go back with our activity in the blog. Martín Pascual has just finished his six-chapter story, and therefore it is time to show you the fifth and sixth chapters. In some weeks, we will have the whole story together, so that you can enjoy it in a single reading. Continue reading

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“The Akram’s Book”: 6th chapter

Exams are over and, therefore, it is time to go on with our activity. Marta Villalba is nearly finishing her wonderful story in that fictional world where everything can happen. Now, it is turn to read her sixth chapter, and going on enjoying her wonderful way of writing: Continue reading

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“The Akram’s Book”: 5th chapter

Imagination is something we should not lack at any moment in our lives. This skill has to be worked, and what could be better than reading. But in order to improve our imagination while reading, we need someone to take us to an imaginary world where things are not what they seem and strange creatures live together. Marta Villalba has sent us her fifth chapter and it is a pleasure to read it again and again. Continue reading

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“Dyslexic’s Writings”: 4th and 5th chapters

We were all waiting for Lourdes’ next chapters and here they are. If you are reading the story and you do not empathise with the protagonist, you should check your heart. The situation is getting worse but, at the end of the 5th chapter, the author tells us that something is going to change. As always, we are hooked on the story, so we are looking forward the next chapters. Continue reading

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