Making Kimchi in Biology

9th Grade Biology Ever wonder why our muscles get sore and ache when we exercise rigorously in a short amount of time? In the presence of oxygen, we can make up to 38 ATPs (energy molecules) out of only 1 sugar molecule. But it takes time for our […]

GO Solar Power!

Student Reporter: Michele Lum, Class of 2015 On March 6th and 7th, a group of seven students and two teacher-chaperones had the opportunity to install solar panels in Redwood Valley. Prior to the installation, students and teachers have attended a two-hour orientation that gave safety tips, the basics […]

Lend Robots a Hand

Student Reporter: Pam Qian, Class of 2016 What is a robot to you? A mechanical human? Is a pencil sharpener, a refrigerator, or an automobile a robot to you? Sponsored by the Mendocino County 4-H, students learn how to build a cool robot through the process of applying […]

9th Grade English

Students read Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart. Major themes discussed in this unit include the individual versus society; traditions and modernity; as well as gender roles and responsibility. As the culminating assignment, they researched a social issue facing our society and prepared a poster that illustrates major facts and […]

Coconut chocolate macaroons

1 banana ¼ cup coconut oil ¼ cup maple syrup or brown rice syrup ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 6 tablespoons coco powder 1 1/2 cups shredded unsweetened coconut 2 Tablespoons of chia seeds (optional) Mix everything together, make into bite sized pieces and chill in the freezer to […]

Boys School Halloween Party Report

It was a chilly evening in the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas on November 2nd, 2013. Everything seemed quiet, serene, and absolutely normal. However, nothing was normal at the Boys School. It was the annual Halloween party for the Boy School students, a time when the notorious Haunted […]

Chicago Chinese Culture Competition

It was a cool August morning in the suburbs of Chicago. Four confident and uniformed boy-schoolers walked up to the registration table of the National Chinese Culture Competition (and were asked to change their neat attire for a T-shirt of vivid gray). How did these privileged teenagers end […]

Boys’ School Summer Camp 2013 Report

Boys’ School Summer Camp June 17 to June 28, 2013 There were about 60 boys attended the 2013 Boys’ Youth Summer Camp. They enjoyed their stay at the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas and had a fun and pleasant camp. The parents said: “Our son really benefit a […]