For today’s homeschooling, I learned about the Solar System and our galaxy.
When we were reading the science textbook together, Mom received a phone call.
It was a lady from Hawaii Agricultural Foundation, and she told Mom that I won 1st Place for the Poem Contest...
Today I am going to post a poem I wrote for the local poem contest:
By Ema Tiefel, 4th grade 8 years old
The sky smiled brightly
To the island silently
Where the pineapples grew.
Sweet and new
The children’s tongues meet
With the taste, o...
In this art, however, the clouds have a double meaning.
They are peaceful Hawaiian clouds, but at the same time, they could be interpreted as icebergs: A tropical beach and icebergs that exist in the same place are the symbolism of the gradual global warming.
I used color pencils called Coupy. I got them from my relative in Japan as a gift, and I love them!
Crayons are too grainy and not good for working on details. Color pencils are great for details, but I cannot layer colors very well. Coupy is kind of a hybrid, a comb...