Discussion posts from Graveney School

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When I was much younger, I met a family who lived on our street. They had three children, two... Weekly Competition #31 09/5/19
I think that even if the USA and Mexico will be blocked off from each other they will still be... Is Trump seeing both sides of the argument? 01/5/19
In my opinion, I think it is okay for those people to look over the wall. If the wall is not... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
Q: Should they be looking over the wall? A: In my opinion I think they shouldn't be looking... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
I think they looked over the wall because of curiosity. Probably, they heard a noise and they... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
But imagine if someone was going to the toilet on the other side! Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
They should not be looking over the wall as it was built there for a reason, who knows why it... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
if we removed all the walls and borders we would have no privacy between ourselves an our... What would happen if we removed all walls and borders? 01/5/19
Or if there is something AMAZING on the other side they should be able to look! Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
I think people are sometimes curious but overall people do need their privacy, but sometimes... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
Should they be looking over the wall? As the classic idiom says 'the grass is always greener on... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
Absurd ideas from el Presidente. The man impeded by the heavy sackful of dollars is Uncle... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Trump planning his future since he was a baby. Here you will see three year old Trump (with his... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Donald Trump saying the statement 'I will build a wall separating Mexico from USA,' and now poor... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Donald Trump is building a wall while, Uncle Sam is carrying money. Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Trump is playing around and waisting money - the government doesn't even want him to build a... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Donald Trump is wasting the government's money for no reason. American politician's think that... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Uncle Sam is representing US tax payers while Trump is busy plotting his plan to build his 'big,... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Trump builds "emergency" wall -- draining his country's resources. Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Sometimes in votes indirect democracy is good, like in the referendum, no-one knew what to vote... Weekly Competition #28 03/4/19
Direct democracy is allowing the public to vote on issues rather than having elected individuals... Weekly Competition #28 03/4/19
My school has decided to have a meat-free Wednesday, meaning that on Wednesday they only sell... Weekly Competition #27 28/3/19
Everything in Brexit was bad except for one thing, people who had no voice could stand up for... Weekly Competition #27 27/3/19
Ms. May resigns as PM. This could be true because Theresa May might be considering resigning. Weekly Competition #26 20/3/19
May cannot handle more heat with her upcoming age . A deal is not permitted, may leaves the... Weekly Competition #26 20/3/19
Theresa May runs into an ice cream van This seems funny and people will take it literally so... Weekly Competition #26 20/3/19
It also shows that they are more than just another dead person and that they had a life and a... Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
I wrote a post recently about this. Maybe you could check it out! Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
The meaning of those two lines are fact that the victim is underrepresented and underestimated. Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
I really liked this, Anonimous Per$un. It was very poemy. Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
Brexit is like dark chocolate because most young people hate it but most old people love it. As... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
This was great but i don" understand these 2 lines: "A murder is not just another... Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
Beautiful slam poetry! What do you think the government/ local communities can do to discourage... Ode to Perpetrators of Violent Crime 13/3/19
meant to say spiky, sorry Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a round of chickenpox. Nobody can see it coming, but when it arrives, everyone... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is more or less pantomime, because they always fall and fail and are covered with yucky... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a Pineapple because it is sp Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a wii because people argue over which character to choose from just like how... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a cupcake because the icing and sprinkles is the way Brexit has been dressed up -... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a Nintendo switch because you can switch from table top mode to handle mode Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a cat because it can't decide if it is in or out. If it is out side it wants to... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
This is a great analogy. I think it really conveys the issue and opinions on (or associated) with Brexit. Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a cat because it can't decide whether it wants in or out, and when it's on one... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
I changed my mind about Caster Semenya competing in athletics competitions. When I first heard... Weekly Competition #24 06/3/19
Democracy is a very popular voting system because it is known as being very fair because... What are the benefits and challenges of democracy? 06/3/19
I used to think that Facebook was a good company and as I heard more controversial headlines &... Weekly Competition #24 06/3/19
hey, mr blessed computer, I think your article was good however you need to not write about your... Did Fake News cause Brexit? 06/3/19
thank you for your comments : lively lobster, happy sparrow and open heart, however lively... How can we resolve youth crime ? 06/3/19
I changed my mind about foods I like or don't like. For example, I used to like white chocolate... Weekly Competition #24 06/3/19
I used to like chicken but I changed my mind because It reminds me of a living chicken Weekly Competition #24 06/3/19
I think the answer is yes most of the time but other times no because it is sometimes very clear... Is it always fair to do what the majority want? 06/3/19
I am sorry if I came across as being biased but I think it would have been less likely for us to... Did Fake News cause Brexit? 05/3/19
I agree with you that immigrants should be helped and allowed into the country, as they are in... Why I Believe in that we should stay in the EU 04/3/19
Mine was about whether we should have a second referendum on the subject of staying in the... Weekly Competition #24 03/3/19
We are homo piscis. The tectonic plates never moved so evolution did. The climate is... Weekly Competition #23 27/2/19
The unity of living on the same land is unrealistic; tribalism rules Pangaea, factions with... Weekly Competition #23 27/2/19
Sometimes it is hard to travel to other places because of the travel expenses. I also don't like... Weekly Competition #23 27/2/19
Although there is technically one continent, I think we would still call different sections of... Weekly Competition #23 27/2/19
It's possible to drive from London to Sydney; it's a lot easier to get to anywhere in the world.... Weekly Competition #23 22/2/19
i chose E because i think alot can be done about stopping or reducing violent crime. We can do... Weekly Competition #22 15/2/19
I think that the news story on Greta Thunberg striking school and staying outside of the Swedish... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
I do not think that the police are being taken over by technology, as even if technology s used,... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 14/2/19
Big charity ball which raised £16k for Sue Ryder Hospice to return. This makes me happy because... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
'Grandma strangles rabid bobcat with her bare hands'. I chose this headline because in a time of... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants, will rely primarily on renewable... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
in my primary school they brought in a teacher from outside the school and we spent the day... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
how will we resolve youth crime, I mean, what can I do about it Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
I found a story about 60 people who attended a man's funeral even though they did not know him,... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
thank you for your comments and I will keep them in mind How can we resolve youth crime ? 13/2/19
Thank you for your comments How can we resolve youth crime ? 08/2/19
In my opinion, the answer is no because the educational system focuses a lot more on academic... Weekly Competition #20 07/2/19
I agree with all these solutions. I also think that if more employment was provided in poorer... what do we do 06/2/19
I think that the benefits of stop and search overcome the risks as it can be very important to... Information on Stop and Search 06/2/19
is this how you sign in Weekly Competition #20 06/2/19
I like your poem MURDER. 06/2/19
thank you How teenagers become criminals. 06/2/19
Why are people in America allowed to carry weapons? Can something be done about it? Weekly Competition #20 05/2/19
Thanks. Not seeing your post published? What we want for this Issue 02/2/19
Why does our government and justice sysytem not do more to help and support young people who... Weekly Competition #20 02/2/19
Why does violence exist and what do we get out of it? Weekly Competition #20 01/2/19
You just did, for future preference look at the right hand corner and press log in if not then... Weekly Competition #20 01/2/19
I like your idea about both sides of the argument , however I think you should write more about... Are Gangs the cause of Violent crime? 01/2/19
First, I think you should write more, next , I don't understand what you're trying to talk about. GANGS 01/2/19
I think you should write more as I don't understand your argument very well. are parents to blame 01/2/19
how do I sign in Weekly Competition #20 01/2/19
Thank you for your comment , How normal kids become criminals 01/2/19
I think you should write more about kids selling drugs ,I don't entirely understand your... Children and drugs: Do they match? 01/2/19
I think that the main reason to put people in prison is B in most cases but in some D. I think... Weekly competition #19 01/2/19
I think you should express your idea more Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 01/2/19
It's here!!!!!! BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 01/2/19
tell me what you think How teenagers become criminals. 01/2/19
8/8 Quiz! What have you learnt so far? 01/2/19
I chose deterrence because this way everybody will stop committing crimes, there will be no need... Weekly competition #19 01/2/19
I chose reformation because I believe it is important that criminals' mindsets are changed. It... Weekly competition #19 01/2/19
I agree with you about how the police need to improve catching the culprit, however its not all... Are the police doing enough? 01/2/19
I chose D because crime in a society or a community affects everyone if a knife crime has been committed Weekly competition #19 01/2/19
I chose D because crime is not a laughing matter and some people's lives have been negatively... Weekly competition #19 30/1/19
I think that there may be a way to break this cycle if we publicise articles in the media... Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 30/1/19
I am curious as to why you believe 'an endless cycle of retribution and crime does nothing to... Weekly competition #19 30/1/19
I chose B because it stops offenders from repeating the crime. The problem with all the other... Weekly competition #19 30/1/19
I chose reformation (to try and change the behaviour of said criminal) although I don't think... Weekly competition #19 30/1/19
Why do you think young people should be interested in the outcome of the Brexit negotiations? Do you have any questions about Brexit for a Member of Parliament? 30/1/19
I chose B because an endless cycle of retribution and crime does nothing to lower crime rates.... Weekly competition #19 30/1/19
I think that too much knife crime is being shown in the media, as there is much crime other than... Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 29/1/19
I agree with you about how we need more youth clubs , you put a lot of facts as well , I like... How can we stop this? 29/1/19
Ok I didn't know that. Death surrounds the tape 28/1/19
I chose reformation as if we change the behaviour of the criminal, then they are less likely to... Weekly competition #19 26/1/19
I love it ,I just think it needs more talking BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 23/1/19
I agree with your statement about how they don't usually want to hurt you,I like your post ,I... Do Gang Members Mean To Commit A Crime? 23/1/19
Good research .However you need more facts to base your idea. Youth Crime 23/1/19
I like your post, however I think you should put more writing and facts. Witnesses: What can they do? 23/1/19
I agree with you about not believing everything on the internet, however I think you should put... Is everything on the internet true? 23/1/19
I think you should write more ,however I like your post. Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 23/1/19
I think that there is such a thing as victimless crime in places where women do not have equal... Is there such thing as a victimless crime? 17/1/19
I know it was just an accident, the small foot which got in the way and tripped me up, but... Weekly Competition #17 17/1/19
I am entering this competition. If I don't win, I absolutely cannot forgive you. If you want me... Weekly Competition #17 16/1/19
good research. ... Youth Crime 16/1/19
She can't forgive. She seems incapable of acknowledging the blameless imperfections of us all.... Weekly Competition #17 16/1/19
I think it's intriguing that people who do not have weapons but fit some police officer's... Weekly Competition #16 10/1/19
Group of police officers brutalize a weaponless knife crime suspect. Weekly Competition #16 10/1/19
Where is it? BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 07/1/19
I predict that the headlines will either me Brexit or Crime in the UK. Crime in the MU increases... Christmas Holiday Competition! 27/12/18
I'm open minded Take the skills-based personality quiz! 13/12/18
I do not agree: I think that firemen and women should be paid well as they risk their lives for... Are parents wages fare. 12/12/18
The Bankers Take Risks The People Lose Jobs The Crisis Will Never Stop Weekly Competition #14 12/12/18
I went to the bank Asked why my money had gone It simply was lost! I wrote this poem... Weekly Competition #14 12/12/18
Banks make poverty Charities stop poverty money matter yay Weekly Competition #14 12/12/18
If a group is tarred with the same brush, it means that, because some of the group behave badly,... Banker: Is it a dirty word now? 11/12/18
Banks: lend, loan, save, store They can make you or break you Will you take the risk? Weekly Competition #14 11/12/18
Are banks good or are they not? Will they soon be replaced by bots? Are banks important or are... Weekly Competition #14 07/12/18
Money matters, as it is an important asset used to obtain needs such as food, water and shelter. Weekly Competition #13 05/12/18
Money matters no matter what is wrong in the world' money puts things right Weekly Competition #13 05/12/18
money is and isn't important, it is because necessities such as food are paid for with money,... Weekly Competition #13 05/12/18
My opinion: Money matters slightly because it can give you an amazing education however, no... Weekly Competition #13 05/12/18
Money matters to everybody who really needs it for important things not just random things Weekly Competition #13 05/12/18
Thanks for telling me this. I think that if the government could not stop people in the private... Is the economy fair? 04/12/18
Money matters because it can keep people alive: it can give them food water and shelter; in... Weekly Competition #13 04/12/18
I was not sure if we will get rid of notes and coins chances are, we eventually will but I... Quiz time! What have you learnt so far? 29/11/18
I chose the headline claiming that there was a "Magic Money Tree Making Millions". I have... Weekly Competition #12 28/11/18
Oh, thanks for this piece of information. I was thinking that the Bank of England could make a... Reasons and Ideas for Banks 23/11/18
You said that you think that the Rewards and bonuses scheme is the least fair. I agree with you,... Reasons and Ideas for Banks 22/11/18
In my opinion i think a genie lamp would be my useful possesion because my first wish would be... Weekly Competition #11 21/11/18
I would want a kitten to wash up on the shore of an island because it could keep me warm. I... Weekly Competition #11 21/11/18
I think that we should have lessons about finance in school so that children, when they are... We need to have better education about finances in school. 20/11/18
This question is very puzzling, and it has made me think a lot. If another financial crisis... what action would you take if there were to be anouther financial crisis 20/11/18
I really like this idea because it is great for the environment but also good financially, good idea. Weekly Competition #10 15/11/18
Thanks, I also really like your idea for splitting the money and helping homeless people, even... Weekly Competition #10 15/11/18
Your welcome! I compiled information from different websites about the financial crisis and its... Why did house prices start to decline in 2006? 15/11/18
If I had £100,000 to invest in a business, I would invest it in something which would positively... Weekly Competition #10 15/11/18
I f I had £100000 pounds to invest, I would invest in a company that develops vaccine transport... Weekly Competition #10 14/11/18
1. I think that the financial crisis was good in some ways. For one, it is a lesson to banks not... Effects of the Financial Crisis 09/11/18
If you want to be able to pay a loan back and not go to court, you should make sure that, before... A member of the public struggling to pay the bank back... 08/11/18
I like how you have used a creative and storytelling narrative instead of just explaining what... Weekly Competition #9 08/11/18
Thanks for informing me. Do posts about finance, poverty and things in that area count as the... Reasons your post hasn't been published! 08/11/18
I think that the bosses of the banks are to blame because they chose to lend money to people who... The Financial Crisis - Who is to blame? 08/11/18
I think that financial crises are an inexorable part of any financial and economic system, but... Financial Crises 06/11/18
Why did the Lehman brothers collapse? Ask the experts your questions! 06/11/18
I think that pocket money can be both a good and bad thing. Pocket money can be good because... Is Pocket Money A Good Thing? 03/11/18
I would give most of it to charity and some to myself and my family. What Would You Do With £100 Billion? 03/11/18
If there was no money left on the world and it was impossible to make any more, we would not... Weekly Competition #9 03/11/18
I did some research into prehistoric currencies and ways of buying and selling products. Just... Weekly Competition #9 02/11/18
I agree because before seeing this comment and whilst scrolling through, I thought that a... Weekly Competition #8 01/11/18
I personally think that the person on the back of the banknote should be someone who is a... Weekly Competition #8 01/11/18
I think that the new happy couple [Meghan and Harry] should be on the new 50 pound note because... Weekly Competition #8 31/10/18
Actions shape lives, Words shape worlds. Weekly Competition #7 23/10/18
Personally, I think that the military and government is to blame because, although some of the... Who is actually to blame for the crisis? 22/10/18
I have learnt loads from this topic and hope that the next one will be just as exciting and... Check it out! End of the Issue Quiz! 22/10/18
I think that the UN should give financial support to Bangladesh due to the huge amount of money... Trouble in Bangladesh! 21/10/18
I forgot to add at the end about how all of these things are a form of discrimination and that,... WRONG 18/10/18
I think that everyone should have a chance to speak out for what they believe in without being... Myanmar: are people being punished for telling the truth? 18/10/18
In reply to placid_journalist I think this point is very valid. I am now re-thinking my... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
Although actions can hurt physically and mentally,I think words can hurt more because of... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I disagree because words can do as much damage and good as actions can. For example, verbal... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I'm not sure as there are two sides. Firstly, Actions can be stronger than words, for example... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I believe that although actions (such as a punch or a kick, which lead to broken bones) are... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I agree that Modi has chosen Myanmar over Bangladesh. However, I do not believe that they had a... Modi and the Rohingya crisis 17/10/18
I believe that Aung San Suu Kyi is further endangering her image as a human-rights advocate by... Myanmar: are people being punished for telling the truth? 17/10/18
I would also choose the UN minister and the Myanmar State Counsellor as I think the minister... BNC viewpoint activity 17/10/18
I agree that actions speak louder than words. Promises mean very little unless they are followed... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
Do you always need evidence to tell if someone is lying or telling the truth? Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I agree with you, however what if someone wanted to say something that could be deemed very... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 17/10/18
This issue is very controversial. Although words are a much more peaceful approach to justice,... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I agree that actions speak louder than words as Aung Suu Kyi has spoken out against the... Weekly Competition #6 17/10/18
I agree with everything in this piece- I would like to congratulate fearless wolverine for... Every perspective on a news story is equally important 17/10/18
Sorry about that, may I now add a conclusion: In conclusion, every perspective of a news story... "Every perspective on a news story is equally important"-Final Piece 17/10/18
Thanks for giving me a star Modi and the Rohingya crisis 16/10/18
There are many theories I have to why Bangladesh is being so kind to the Rohingya... What is happening in Bangladesh and how is the country coping? 15/10/18
I think that the pregnant lady may be in pain though and the man with the crutch may not be able... Who should get your seat? 15/10/18
I agree with you fearless_conversation, and the fact that the pregnant lady is carrying the... Who should get your seat? 15/10/18
We did the same task at our school, and I chose the Rohingya person and Aung San Suu Kyi. I... BNC viewpoint activity 13/10/18
I think that actions do speak louder than words, because you may say you believe something and... Weekly Competition #6 13/10/18
This is my own work but I got information from lots of different websites. I like to go on lots... What is happening in Bangladesh and how is the country coping? 13/10/18
Thanks everyone for commenting on my post Who is actually to blame for the crisis? 11/10/18
I saw a sausage sitting on the roof I didn't know if it was soft or it was bulletproof I... Weekly Competition #5 11/10/18
yes 60 second news report 06/10/18
We are all curious about something. What i'm curious about is how Brent Troshman died from a... Weekly Competition #5 05/10/18
People of England said to me ''curiosity killed the world peace''. I had no idea what it ment or... Weekly Competition #5 05/10/18
this is quite true i agree with you! Weekly Competition #4 04/10/18
I think A is the odd one out because B and C are maybe protesting or filming a documentary... Weekly Competition #4 04/10/18
Thank you this helped me alot and i will try to win the weekly competitions How to win STARS on the Hub! 04/10/18
I think that Aung San Suu Kyi should be criticised because, although she has done good things in... Aung San Suu Kyi criticised (2) 01/10/18
I think that financial help should be given to Bangladesh as it costs a lot (US$1 billion per... Trouble in Bangladesh! 30/9/18
I definitely feel that the rohingya should be able to live their lives to the full, and how they... Whose perspective is missing? 30/9/18
I think that Aung San Suu Kyi should do something. She had the chance to speak out to help stop... Wake up, Aung San Suu Kyi! 30/9/18
I would like to hear what a citizen of either Bangladesh or Myanmar have to say on the subject,... who would you like to hear from? 30/9/18
I think that picture C is the odd one out because there is no evident anger or opposition to... Weekly Competition #4 30/9/18
I think that if this happened, it would be a tragedy, as our mix of ethnicities is part of what... What would happen if this spread to different contries? 30/9/18
This is a good question. In the eyes of the law, if a child under the age of ten harms someone,... What is your opinion on violence ? 30/9/18
I think that Aung San Suu Kyi should keep her Nobel prize, as she has earned it in another way,... Should Aung Sang Suu Kyi's peace prize be revoked? 30/9/18
I think picture C is the odd one put because it doesn't show a scene from an argument or a... Weekly Competition #4 28/9/18
This is a very good quiz except that there's a delay from clicking on the answer to moving onto... What have you learnt so far? Try our quiz! 26/9/18
I forgot to add my sources for the post so I will do so now. Human right sources: I got article... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I am furious about what is happening at the moment in Myanmar, as innocent people are being... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
Adding onto my previous comment, I do think that Aung San Suu Kyi is under a lot of pressure and... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
Her Nobel prize should not be taken away. This is because she undeniably has helped peace in her... Should Aung Sang Suu Kyi's peace prize be revoked? 26/9/18
I believe that she should speak for her country no matter how busy she is. She's meant to run... Wake up, Aung San Suu Kyi! 26/9/18
I strongly believe that any form of violence is completely wrong; what is currently going on in... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I am extremely shocked, upset and disappointed about this crisis: no one has stood up for these... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I feel furious and sad. I feel furious because no one should discriminated because of their... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
Frustrated and Disgusted. In Myanmar, innocent citizens (who have the legal right to be in that... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I feel so frustrated that the Rohingya people in Myanmar are getting treated so terribly. It... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I am deeply upset because this event is ruining the lives of over half a million people that are... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I am quite surprised that Aung San Suu Kyi has been so dismissive about this: I think it is very... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
This is such a fantastic start-of-topic quiz. I hope we have more of these coming soon! It's... What have you learnt so far? Try our quiz! 26/9/18
I feel shocked and angry because of the fact that one thing Buddhists pride themselves on is... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
Tears erupt from mirthless faces across our planet. Inconsolable parents watch as their babies... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
I feel disappointed and shocked that this is happening in the modern day. We were told that from... Weekly Competition #3 26/9/18
Yes, definitely. Your thoughts on Myanmar Violence 25/9/18
I feel disgusted and furious but also thankful. I feel thankful that we live in a country where... Weekly Competition #3 24/9/18
I feel disappointed that the world has not learnt from it's mistakes. I feel angry that people... Weekly Competition #3 21/9/18
I think that although the social media forms of actual newspapers are usually credible, there... Weekly Competition #2 19/9/18
I think that although the social media forms of actual newspapers are usually credible, there... Weekly Competition #2 19/9/18