Discussion posts from Portobello High School

Comments from Portobello High School

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We discussed this as a class. We feel a particularly worthwhile project would be investing in... #13- Breaking News Reaction - Winners Announced! 06/12/19
I think if a bit of space lands on your own property you should be able to keep it as it came... Who owns space? 04/12/19
If humans are they should Should animals be allowed in space? 04/12/19
Nobody owns space because it is a natural, beautiful place that you can’t put a price on Are people putting a price on space? 04/12/19
Since no one owns space I think it would be best for it to be dealt with as if it had happened... Space Crime - Can It Be Done? 04/12/19
Nobody owns space because it is a natural, beautiful place that you can’t put a price on Who owns space? 04/12/19
It could because it’s its land is ice Why is Neptune so blue and more facts about space??? 04/12/19
Yeah I think we should have two planets we can live on so there is more space for more of us to... Should we attempt to live on other planets? 04/12/19
If we go to mares there is more chances of serving because we know that it was capable of... Mars vs Moon 04/12/19
If we go to mares there is more chances of serving because we know that it was capable of... Mars vs Moon 04/12/19
I think that while problems on earth should be put before trying to live on mars or the moon,... Are we doing the right thing ? 04/12/19
I think that while problems on earth should be put before trying to live on mars or the moon,... Are we doing the right thing ? 04/12/19
I think we should go to mars instead of the moon because we have not explored mars and we could... Mars vs Moon 02/12/19
I had been wondering about this for so long and it’s amazing to think that there could be other people Could there be life beyond earth? 02/12/19
This is an interesting topic The Space Race & The Birth of NASA 02/12/19
6/12 good game made you think more than you would normally 🤔 Learn new stuff with our Solar System quiz! 02/12/19
I want to go to space Should girls and boys be able to go to space??? 29/11/19
Even tho Pluto is a dwarf planet and most scientists think there could be life but these planets... Does life exist on Pluto? 22/11/19
Just because you are a boy or a girl doesn’t mean that you can be excluded from learning about space Should girls and boys be able to go to space??? 22/11/19
That was a really interesting diary with good information Astronaut’s diary 22/11/19
Cool Astronaut’s diary 22/11/19
What is it like being being out of orbit and going in the international space station and doing... Astronaut Chris Hadfield answers YOUR questions! 22/11/19
What is it like being being out of orbit and going in the international space station and doing... Astronaut Chris Hadfield answers YOUR questions! 22/11/19
Good question, we think that the government of the country it lands in should claim it as it... Asteroid mining, can we do it? 22/11/19
✨Step up to the stars ✨ #11 - Make a Motto for NASA 15/11/19
Although there are many other things to be worrying about down on earth, the international space... The International Space Station: $150 billion dollars well spent? 15/11/19
I think that it is really stupid to make a space force when there are so many more inportant... Trump's 'Space Force' 15/11/19
It seems very hard to punish someone on the law system of a country when they are in space,... Is space lawless? 15/11/19
How often do you get to go into space and Has it had any serious affects on your body? Your chance to ask a space expert! 15/11/19
What is the coolest things no about being in space? Your chance to ask a space expert! 15/11/19
My head is small and massive Is the biggest barrier to future space exploration in our heads? 14/11/19
Hi Chris I’m a big fan ✌️ Astronaut Chris Hadfield answers YOUR questions! 14/11/19
No I want a picnic on the moon Should Space Tourism be banned? 14/11/19
I think they need to take there eye of brexit and have a look at climate change are planet is dying! Climate calamity 14/11/19
I think it is completely worth it because we need to explore space to look for a planet that we... The International Space Station: $150 billion dollars well spent? 14/11/19
Just leave them alone Britain should keep Hong Kong they are nice children Thought Leader for Hong Kong Announced! 14/11/19
Robots would be good because we could easily collect data from them even if they stop working... Humans vs robots: which should we use for space exploration? 14/11/19
Do you miss your family in space? Your chance to ask a space expert! 14/11/19
Aliens are real have you eve heard of Area 51 😂 are aliens real? 14/11/19
I don’t think there real because no one has really seen one. That we know of right now. are aliens real? 14/11/19
I agree Is the biggest barrier to future space exploration in our heads? 14/11/19
This has been a big debate in our school and I don’t know which one to support if we interfere... Why Britain should NOT interfere 14/11/19
I got 7/12 Learn new stuff with our Solar System quiz! 14/11/19
Space takes a long time to get there and a lot of money #10 - Brain-stand! Winners Announced 11/11/19
I got 19. Yay. I’m so good at this. Totally didn’t get 12 Quiz: Test your Hong Kong knowledge! 25/10/19
I got 12 Quiz: Test your Hong Kong knowledge! 25/10/19
Yet I agree help! 24/10/19
I think it could work if both countrys stick to the deal however people will never know if it... #6 Poll - Winners Announced! 11/10/19
I learnt part of this information in my class as we are disscusing the crisis. I also sourced... Hong Kong in CRISIS 11/10/19
I agree they are in trouble Hong Kong in trouble 11/10/19
No way let’s stay out of this we need to focus on our own problems our self like climate change... What Should We Do and What are the Consequences? 11/10/19
No way let’s stay out of this we need to focus on our own problems our self like climate change... What Should We Do and What are the Consequences? 11/10/19
It is only ok to protest violently if you are being attacked. ( self defence ) It wouldn’t be... When is it OK to protest violently? 10/10/19
I don’t think that Britain shouldn’t get involved because most of where we get our clothes and... Should we get involved in the Hong Kong crisis 10/10/19
I think that protesting that involves violence is not aloud because people that want to share... Violent protests: do they ever work? 09/10/19
I dinny ken why they not let in them wear face masks Face mask is ban in Hong Kong 09/10/19
Well done, this is a really well written. You have clearly used open mindedness. Are the Hong Kong protests right? 09/10/19
I do not think that it is ok to ban these face masks 😷 at this current time because with all... Face mask is ban in Hong Kong 09/10/19
What a neat rap 😍👌 VIDEO: Hong Kong Rap 07/10/19
Why How far will china go to stamp out Hong Kong protests? 07/10/19
I feel that it has to dramatically change peoples lives to make other countries risk themselves. Should countries keep out of each other's business? 02/10/19
I think it depends on the country and how bad the situation is. Should countries keep out of each other's business? 02/10/19
I think the crisis in Hong Kong is not looking good and China should stick to the one country two systems HELP FOR Hong Kong 01/10/19
We think the 1 country 2 system concept dose not work because China are opting out How far will china go to stamp out Hong Kong protests? 01/10/19
Yes I agree you can say what ever you want but not hate speech Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 01/10/19
I understand that, but Hong Kong is not our responsibility anymore even if we have history with them. What Could Be The Outcomes If We Intervened 30/9/19
Britain should get involved in the situation with Hong Kong. If Britain and China are working... Should we get involved in the Hong Kong crisis 30/9/19
There are a lot of risks to us getting involved, we have a very good relationship with China... Should we get involved in the Hong Kong crisis 30/9/19
Very true it is not fair on Hong Kong Hong kong's crisis! 30/9/19
I love X because it is totally true and shows a real aspect and different side to all this... ABC of Hong Kong 30/9/19
If you think about the suffragettes the only way they could be heard was through violence,... When is it OK to protest violently? 30/9/19
Yes they should keep out of each other’s business because then one country could attack the other one. Should countries keep out of each other's business? 30/9/19
I don’t think 99% is a good number for that but China and Hong Kong should just make peace or... Hong Kong is in danger . 30/9/19
In situations were it is for the safety of the person would you still say it’s not ok to break a promise? Are there situations when it's OK to break a promise? 30/9/19
Everything really!The lessons are so informative and loads of people In my class are developing... ABC of Hong Kong 30/9/19
We think is alright for people to stand for what they believe because it is there life and they... Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 27/9/19
We would like to ask an important protester What do you want to change and why is it so... Your chance to ask the experts! 27/9/19
Friday the 27 of September 2019. Dear diary 📔 I am tired of living in a torn country,with... #4 Diary Entry - Winners Announced! 27/9/19
I think it is OK to protest violently if your country is in crisis and the government are adding... When is it OK to protest violently? 26/9/19
Yes because no matter what race or gender you are we should all be getting treated equally.... Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 26/9/19
This is very true but other countries might need some support ( for example) Britain are grouped... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 24/9/19
We think that it is a great idea and that if a country wants to get involved then they should... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 24/9/19
I agree you should keep a promise, but there might be some situation where you need to break a promise. Are there situations when it's OK to break a promise? 23/9/19
I think it’s very important to get your view on things so you can make an impact on the issue... Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 23/9/19
Enjoyed this quiz thought it was very fun ☺️😄 Autumn Term Survey! 23/9/19
Why would you want somebody hurt or even killed to make your opinion stronger but you are 100%... When is it OK to protest violently? 23/9/19
No it’s never okay Why should we should be killing each other just because of our views on... When is it OK to protest violently? 23/9/19
I feel like it is not ok to protest violently on the scale that the Hong Kong citizens are. But... When is it OK to protest violently? 23/9/19
Being violent is not ok, even if the other party started it. But I think violent/violence has a... When is it OK to protest violently? 23/9/19
I really like this piece of writing, it helped me understand your point of view. How is Hong Kong Going to Reach a Compromise with it's People? 23/9/19
I like ur thinking it very smart #3: Odd-One-Out - Winners Announced! 23/9/19
H ow are we going to solve this? O nly two countries can make this right. N othing but... ABC of Hong Kong 23/9/19
I think b because a and c are live and b have camara so it probably that because it’s not live maybe #3: Odd-One-Out - Winners Announced! 23/9/19
Me to A hong kong acrostic poem 23/9/19
No because China big army and I don’t want to get bombed because it might start world war 3.w Britain should help Hong Kong 23/9/19
These poems are really interesting Different poems, different perspectives. 23/9/19
I think NO Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 23/9/19
This a. Big word Should countries keep out of each other's business? 23/9/19
Me-I think it very good plan. Friend-I think me too Should countries keep out of each other's business? 23/9/19
Loved the O one thought it is very true ABC of Hong Kong 23/9/19
I liked how you explained the issue then how you wrote a conclusion about Hong Kong and the... How is Hong Kong Going to Reach a Compromise with it's People? 23/9/19
I agree, it is NOT an easy fix. ABC of Hong Kong 23/9/19
I think it really depends on whether the country is threatening other countries around it. There... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 20/9/19
It think it’s never ok to break a promise unless u really really have to. Like if ur life... Are there situations when it's OK to break a promise? 20/9/19
It’s ok to protest violently when the person you are protesting against is also being violent. When is it OK to protest violently? 20/9/19
We agree maybe the country should ask people for help because if country’s get involved without... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 20/9/19
We agree apart from if you say something that could hurt or harm anyone . Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 20/9/19
We agreed but if you are protesting to violently innocent people might get hurt . When is it OK to protest violently? 20/9/19
I really like how you put this post into your own words, I managed to understand it very well. ... What is the Hong Kong crisis? 18/9/19
I like how every line is very powerful Knife crime slam poem 18/9/19
Yes because being able to have a voice is a human right but people should be aware of the... Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 17/9/19
What would happen if china had good rules? personally, I think that if China had good rules... What is the Hong Kong crisis? 17/9/19
me to A hong kong acrostic poem 16/9/19
I love this poem i think that youve done a really good job A hong kong acrostic poem 15/9/19
No, because some of the time it's not appropriate like in the classroom you shouldn't use bad language. Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 13/9/19
We think it is OK to protest violently when a situation is urgent and needs drastic change.... When is it OK to protest violently? 13/9/19
Countries shouldn't keep out of other people's business because they might need support. For... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 13/9/19
It depends on what the business. If it’s a natural disaster then other countries need to step in... Should countries keep out of each other's business? 13/9/19
No because if you promise something you shouldn’t break a promise because It is wrong and if you... Are there situations when it's OK to break a promise? 13/9/19
We think that it is okay to say whatever you want as long as your being peaceful and respectful... Should people have the right to say whatever they want? 13/9/19
The money makers ... #1 Caption Contest Winners Announced 09/9/19
I don’t think it’s chinas fallt all of the people on earth should do something. Is It China's Fault That It Is Producing Millions Of Tonnes Of Carbon Emissions 17/6/19
Why are the government not doing anything? Expert alert: ask your questions here! 17/6/19
Thank you very much @coherent fruit I am happy I inspired you to develope your open Mind! What I've learned about open-mindedness 03/6/19
We believe that walls can divide or protect depending on whom you ask. Walls in your house... Do walls protect or divide people? 01/5/19
If we take away all walls and borders,there will be a fight both politically and geographically.... What would happen if we removed all walls and borders? 29/4/19
We think that walls both protect and divide people as if you divide prisoners from civilians you... Do walls protect or divide people? 29/4/19
Who gave trump the idea to build the wall in the first place? We need YOUR questions! Check out who is answering! 26/4/19
Personally, I don’t think they should be looking over a wall 24/7. I think people need privacy... Weekly Competition #30 26/4/19
There would be loads of wars for more land and colony’s What would happen if we removed all walls and borders? 26/4/19
I agree with this argument I think brexit can definitely make friendships break because it was a... Could the descussion over BREXIT pull some people apart 05/4/19
Omg this is one if the best news I have heard in a very long time!! Bye bye Theresa May 01/4/19
NO DEAL because they are never going to be happy with the disition there is always going to at... Deal or No deal 01/4/19
An example of Direct Democracy would be the independence referendium that Scotland in September... Weekly Competition #28 01/4/19
1. It is supposed to be 10 days but it will probably be a lot later 2. The practice of bills... can you answer a quiz. 01/4/19
It’s are future so we should get a say on what is going to happen and adults shoulden’t vote for... Brexit: how will it affect young people? 22/3/19
At portobello high school in 1cd English most of us think the same thing. We HATE brexit cause.... If you were Prime Minister of Britain 18/3/19
We think that Brexit will create fights because some people will be angry and upset with the... questions? 18/3/19
We think that children should have there say on what they vote as its there future and they will... MP Ruth Smeeth answers YOUR questions 18/3/19
THIS HAS MADE MY DAY!👍😀 I'm a knife - why use me to take another life? 18/3/19
This is our future and I think we should either have a say or it shouldn’t happen. People in my... Brexit: how will it affect young people? 18/3/19
We got 10/10 yeah Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 18/3/19
Well done this must of took allot of time and effort, so well done. Let's make a difference! 15/3/19
Brexit is like a hous being built because it starts with the foundations(the election for... Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
I do not think we should leave the EU because we already have a really good deal and even if... BREXIT 13/3/19
10/10! This is an awesome quiz Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 13/3/19
I love this! Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
Brexit is like a pufferfish because it's spiky wherever you touch it Weekly Competition #25 13/3/19
I think that even if you aren’t 16 you should still be allowed our say as it’s our future ahead... If you don’t take part in a vote, should you still get a say on the issue? 12/3/19
Brexit is like moving house. When you are a kid, you don’t get much say in whether your family... Weekly Competition #25 12/3/19
We think that more police on the street would have a positive impact on violent crime. More... Weekly Competition #22 18/2/19
We get your point about there ''being to many crimes all at once'' but there are enough police... Will overall crime come to an end? 08/2/19
The police are meant to keep the UK safe from harm like knife crimes and lots of other... Can we trust the police ???? 08/2/19
We think that children and drugs don't match because children could get caught with the drugs... Children and drugs: Do they match? 08/2/19
i think these ideas are great but ''Is it fair to punish someone if they are just suspected of... BREAKING NEWS: new strategies to tackle knife crime 08/2/19
If knife crime is such a huge problem, then why are knives so easy to purchase? Doesn't the... Weekly Competition #20 05/2/19
Thank you for the information! Not seeing your post published? What we want for this Issue 25/1/19
I'm sorry but it's not always that simple. There is alot of criminals who find ways to avoid or... Are We Going To let Crinimals Get Away? 18/1/19
I don't know what's wrong. I just can't do it. I just can't seem to forgive people! Even if... Weekly Competition #17 14/1/19
I agree. I think that it is so important to make sure that whomever you are lending the money... Safer Banks, Safer Money 17/12/18
My thoughts about brexit are mixed. When we all had to vote to leave or not to leave, most... VIDEO: what's happening with Brexit? An Economist journalist answers! 17/12/18
I quite liked this little video because it told the story in a quick, general sense and is very... VIDEO: Mime of Financial Crisis 17/12/18
Great post! I thought it was really interesting. In answer to your question, I think that it is... The Financial Crisis: What Affect Did It Have On People’s Health? 17/12/18
We reckon that one of the biggest positives are that borrowing a little bit of money could be a... Negative and positive about borrowing. 10/12/18
We agree that there should be stricter rules they’ve got a lot of trust as they are dealing with... STRICTER RULES FOR BANKS!!!! 10/12/18
We think that money is good because it brings happiness.You would suffer if you were living... Money good or bad 10/12/18
My Banking Haiku, Much trust and safety Are what we all want from them But are they safe now? Weekly Competition #14 10/12/18
My Banking Haiku, Much trust and safety Are what we all want from them But are they safe now? Weekly Competition #14 10/12/18
I think bankers should have to earn the bank money to get payed that much but only if the risks pay of. Bankers 10/12/18
Do you think there could be a second financial crisis with Brexit on the way? 2. Bank of England reply to the BNC! 10/12/18
Do you think there could be a second financial crisis with Brexit on the way? 2. Bank of England reply to the BNC! 10/12/18
My banking haiku Banks are important Banks keep money protected They also loan it Weekly Competition #14 07/12/18
Money matters to people in need; people without aren't free. Weekly Competition #13 07/12/18
Money matters because the main parts of our lives are based around money ( food, transportation,... Weekly Competition #13 30/11/18
I know it really tells you about the state the NHS is in 8/8 Quiz time! What have you learnt so far? 30/11/18
I totally agree. I’ve NEVER heard any teacher until now mention any financial jargon which is... We need to have better education about finances in school. 30/11/18
I am most sceptical about the idea of a magic money tree because it is literally impossible as... Weekly Competition #12 26/11/18
A life jacket is the most valuable item. If you are right in the middle of the ocean it will... Weekly Competition #11 23/11/18
I think that on a desert island the most valuable item would be some trees. This is because you... Weekly Competition #11 23/11/18
We would invest the money in a technology company. The world's technology is always improving,... Weekly Competition #10 16/11/18
We would use parts of motherboards/microchips from old phones or computers. This could work... Weekly Competition #9 09/11/18
Congratulations. It really looks like you threw yourselves into it. We wanna win next time though ;) Hub Highlights and Thought Leader! 09/11/18
This is a bit of a different idea but here goes..... I think maybe Boudicca could be on the... Weekly Competition #8 02/11/18
Thank you for giving us tips on how to write a good post or comment, Olivia How to win STARS on the Hub! 12/10/18
I would want to hear from the military because it might give you a seance of what is going on... who would you like to hear from? 12/10/18
I think that anyone can have their own perspective inside their own head but if you share it... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 11/10/18
its not right that people are being in prisoned for telling the truth. there is definately... Myanmar: are people being punished for telling the truth? 11/10/18
I think everyone should have free speech because all opinions are slightly different so the if... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
you do not have complete free speech in the UK and as the example I have posted above the reason... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
this is really nice and has inspired me to write nice things Head of Region for Asia at the British Red Cross answers YOUR questions! 10/10/18
personally i think it is good we do not have complete freedom of speech so we can't disrespect... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
Journalists should only share their point of view when they have done immense research on the... Should journalists have a point of view. 10/10/18
we should all try to focas on the positive rather than the negative Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
The curious cat wandered across the street looking for something to eat. He went to the pier at... Weekly Competition #5 10/10/18
i think that everyone should get the right to speak whether bad or good but they should make a... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
Section 4 of the Public Order Act 1986 (POA) make it an offence for a person to use threatening,... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
I am really confused because am I right in saying it is against the law to be discriminatory... Should everyone have the right to free speech? 10/10/18
They were all saying different things. One of the pupils had new shoes. Another was jealous. It... The school trip 01/10/18
We think picture A because picture B & C look as if they are on set making a documentary or a... Weekly Competition #4 01/10/18
We think C is the odd one out. A is the army and shows violence and conflict, and B shows... Weekly Competition #4 01/10/18
why is there war going on in there country. Ask the expert: we need your questions! 24/9/18
I think thats it is wrong that Aung San Suu Kyi isnt helping. Her pepole they are struggiling it... The unplaceable sadness 24/9/18
Its very concerning the the Mayanmar crisis just gets worse and worse. We fell that the country... Weekly Competition #3 24/9/18
Thank you! How to win STARS on the Hub! 23/9/18
Are you saying wars should happen so the world is interesting?! I agree no-one should be 100%... Wake up, Aung San Suu Kyi! 22/9/18
Are you saying wars should happen so the world is interesting?! I agree no-one should be 100%... Wake up, Aung San Suu Kyi! 22/9/18
I agree that we should hear lots of peoples veiws on this situation. I think that it you could... who would you like to hear from? 21/9/18
i'd like to know why she was allowed to become the State Couseller of Myanmar if she a crimanal... Ask the expert: we need your questions! 21/9/18
We think social media can be a good place to find the news, but you need to look elsewhere to... Weekly Competition #2 21/9/18
We agree. She shouldn't be so laid back about the situation and as leader of Myanmar she should... Wake up, Aung San Suu Kyi! 18/9/18
Good writing but I don't agree. I think she should be doing so much more. See "Wake up, Aung... Aung San Suu Kyi criticised (2) 14/9/18
Good writing but I don't agree. I think she should be doing so much more. See "Wake up, Aung... Aung San Suu Kyi criticised (2) 14/9/18
Where can I find the original seat question? This is my first day on the hub. Who would you give up your seat to 14/9/18
I totally agree. Imagine there's someone in your class who you really don't like. You might not... everyone should be treated fairly. 14/9/18
Most people will tell the truth when using social media, but there are quite a lot that don't.... Weekly Competition #2 14/9/18
Who is in control of the army? Ask the expert: we need your questions! 14/9/18
You're absolutely right. Nobody would wish that to happen to their worst enemy, living, sorry,... Everyone has the right to have a home. 14/9/18
In the whisper activity our descriptions started quite differently from each other (both teams... Whisper Pictures 14/9/18
Man crosses bridge to deliver heart warming speech to struggling refugees. Weekly Competition #1 10/9/18
Heavy rain struck again but not all happiness is lost. Weekly Competition #1 07/9/18