A Tribute To A Lost Friend: Madame Laurance Tinnes

  Earlier this month, we lost one of our most admired teachers at AIS, Madame Laurance Tinnes, in an accident. Although it was her first year at AIS, both teachers and students adored her. Madame Laurance Tinnes was always a fun and outgoing teacher, even when we crossed the line and were scolded by her.…

Interview with Steven Ritz from the Green Bronx Machine

During this month, Mr. Steven Ritz visited our school and had a chance to attend two assemblies with the middle school students. He started his own green initiative, the Green Bronx Machine, in the South Bronx. He has also encouraged us to start our own initiative to start an aquaponic system, which is led by…

10 Benefits of Dark Chocolate

  Believe it or not, dark chocolate has  several benefits. Scientists have been able to prove these benefits through many studies and research.  1. Dark Chocolate is Nutritious Dark chocolate with high quality cocao powder is very nutritious. It consists of an adequate quantiy of soluble fiber and is filled with minerals. 2. Dark Chocolate is a…

Why Should We Drink Plenty of Water?

  Water is an essential thing that all living things need to survive. Without it, none of us would be here right now. Water provides several benefits to our bodies, and below are just a few of them.   1. Boosts Energy & Relieves Exhaustion Your brain is primarily made up of water. As a…

8 Effective Study Habits

Many people have hard times studying for a test or a quiz. Let me give you 8 study habits that can give you a good time studying: 1. Look At Studying in a Positive Manner People look at studying as a necessary task, and not as something fun and interesting. Researchers found that how you…

11 Things To Do When You’re Bored

  Many people get bored very quickly. Boredom is a horrible feeling that no one should experience. There are thousands of things that one can do when they’re bored. If you are a bored person reading this article, then you can try out one of these things:   1. Watch TV There are several things…