The School System in Greece

Most children around the world have to attend school, though not all schools are the same. Some schools have a lot of subjects and are difficult to graduate from, while others are easier and have many deficiencies. In my country we have many subjects at school. Pupils in Greece attend primary school from the age…

An Account of Greek Education

Are all subjects compulsory in Greece at school? A day at school begins at 8.15 and finishes at 14.10. We study a lot of lessons in Greek schools and only a few are optional. Pupils in Greece attend primary school for six years. From the age of twelve to the age of fifteen we go…

My Experience With Language Learning

In Greece at school we learn foreign languages. English is the most popular language all over the world but we learn other European languages too. I started attending foreign language courses at school during the age of eight. I have also been taking private lessons at home. At my school it is compulsory to learn…

Way of Evaluation in Schools

In some academic systems, a student’s final class grade depends on a few exams. In others, the final class grade includes points for attendance, participation, and homework, as well as exams. But what is better? We all know that it is an issue which interests all of us and above all students who want to…

Lacking Local Facilities

Our area lacks some very important facilities in my opinion. I believe there are a lot of facilities that can be built and be very useful for the residents, but two of the most crucial ones that we need are a public sports center and a local history museum. Firstly, a public sports center would…

Up to the Readers

We all have people whom we love and enjoy spending time with. Our friends who some people consider to be the family that we chose. This time we would like our readers to submit pieces of writing about the people they believe to be their best friends. Let us know why they are special, what…

Telling Lies

Everyone even if it’s only once, has lied. Maybe they lie for a good reason, or they lie spontaneously. Perhaps they want to lie so they can cover a mistake of theirs, or they do it on purpose. People lie for many reasons and many times they don’t even know why they did it, and…

Relationships

Have you ever been into a relationship? If you haven’t then I have much to tell you about it. Nevertheless, don’t be ashamed because you’re not missing too much… Okay, you do miss some stuff, but they are not so important. Lies… Yes they are! Firstly, a relationship is based on mutual feelings of love,…

International Women’s Day

Today is the International Women’s Day and all around the world people fighting against sexism, discrimination and gender bias are celebrating and remembering. We remember all the great women who have fought for equality. We remember heroines and scientists, artists and politicians, all women who have decided to act on the right to have dreams….

People Don’t Need Help Only on Christmas

In this article I will be talking about something different than usual, I will be talking about why people only help each other on christmas. So the main reason of that is that people can’t always spend money since they have important needs,+ and now you are going to say that there are rich people…

What does Christmas Mean for me?!

Christmas… Every December we all wait for XMAS but what do we want the most? The holidays or the real meaning of Christmas? Well.. I love holidays and so do all the children my age, don’t you? But there are some parents, or grandparents, or even neighbours, strangers, friends or somebody… Ooooh I don’t care,…

Vegetarian Diet

What do you think about vegetarians and their diet full of vegetables and fruit and almost no meat at all? Is it good or bad for someone’s health to eat so many carbs and no proteins at all? On the one hand eating only fruit and vegetables makes you lose weight very easily and in…