Category: Student Work

Jars of Inspirational Quotes

by Yee-Kit Chan (Class of 2022) An occasional warm breeze ruffled the leaves of trees and heat waves warped the outdoor air as the class of 2022 at the Developing Virtue Girls School shared their joy and inspiration from their hearts with teachers and peers by making and exchanging Jars […]

The Making of a Meditation Cushion

by Kylie Kok and Sophy Chin Raman (Class of 2018) Editor’s Note:  During the last month of meditation class in Spring 2017, twenty-five students at the Developing Virtue Girls Secondary School were taught how to make a meditation cushion. With supplies of cloth, foam, and sewing tools, and […]

Celebrating Earth Day 2017!

By Leanna Duong (Class of 2018) The importance of maintaining a healthy environment is harder than ever with the creation of e-waste, non-recyclable materials, but as of last year, Developing Virtue Girls School has been actively trying to promote Earth Day, a day dedicated to celebrating and cherishing […]

Career Exploration: One-of-a-Kind

By Leanna Duong (class of 2018) Ever wondered what barium tasted like? Well, today the students at Developing Virtue Secondary Girls School discovered that the answer to that question was a definitive “not very good”. In the morning of March 21, 2017, the Ukiah Valley Rural Health Center […]

Knit-a-Square: Together We Care

by Candie Dickinson Twenty-three 7th and 8th grade girls in the Instilling Goodness Girls School learn to knit a square.  The Knit-a-Square Project was part of their Life Skills class. They learned about the history of knitting, which began around 300-499 BC.  By joining others around the world […]

Learning a Dead Language

by Brandy Quach (Class of 2018) Carlos Ruiz Zafon once said, “There’s no such thing as dead languages, only dormant minds.” Language all across the world has the power to connect people and touch someone’s heart. However, some languages are considered “dead”, or a language no longer used […]