Category Archives: School is Fun

Not Just A Mathematics Teacher.

Hating a certain subject doesn’t entirely depend upon the contents. It also depends upon who’s teaching you and how you are taught.  Usually people hate math. But I am not one of them. I love math. I shouldn’t really brag, … Continue reading

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The Bravest Rabbit In Class.

Children have a mind of their own. Even if they are just three year-old kindergarten kids. My nephew was taking part in his Kindergarten Parent’s Day Event. My sister was very excited about it. He was her only child, born … Continue reading

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The Story Of The Angry Grandmother

Hell hath no fury than a woman whose grandson was scorned. This happened to a girl I knew, some years ago, in a non-descriptive south Indian village.  The girl, lets call her Amudha, was in the fifth standard. She was … Continue reading

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Clash of the Costumes at the School Dance.

  What would you do, if right in the middle of a stage show your costume got entangled with your dance partner’s bangle? I am studying in the seventh standard in a school in Chennai. Last year, our school introduced  … Continue reading

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You Really Need Fire Drills

Fire drills in school are compulsory, especially in my school in UAE. But we students tend to get  irritated everytime there is a drill. The drills are always chaotic, no matter what the management tries to do. My classmates and … Continue reading

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The First Tamilish Song That Became A Rage

  In 1994, when my brother was in the 6th standard, he opted to participate in the Fancy Dress Competition in our school. After much thought he decided to go as “Thevar Magan.” Thevar Magan was a smash hit Tamil … Continue reading

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School Trip (lunch included) Which I Can Never Forget.

My name is Mariam Beevi. I did my schooling in a village called Choolavaikaal in Trinelvelli district. This was in the 1960s. At that time they had started a factory manufacturing Chlorine in an adjacent town called Athur. The factory … Continue reading

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