Buzz Kill

Buzz Kill

By Owen – Grade 5 During World War 2, Cecil was a soldier in the Canadian army. During one of his missions in the military, he was sent to take over some hydroelectric plants that had been occupied by the Germans. The Germans knew that the Canadians were coming...
Schnapps in the Face

Schnapps in the Face

By Shay – Grade 5 Garnet was an infantry officer working in Holland when he heard that he had to go back to England. When Garnet got to England they told him that the prisoners that had been captured in Dieppe had finally been liberated from a German prison....
The Teargas

The Teargas

By Emily – Grade 5 In 1944 Ron was 12 and his dad taught him how to drive a car. He learned when he was 12 because when he was little the roads were not too busy – making them safe to learn on.  Ron must have loved to drive at that early age, because later...
Catch a Leaf Before It Falls

Catch a Leaf Before It Falls

By Larkin – Grade 5 It was a windy afternoon on October 5th, 1994 and Edna was in her living room reading a magazine filled with poems and pretty pictures. It was a Fall edition. One of the poems in the magazine was all about catching an autumn leaf before it...
The Tasty Prank

The Tasty Prank

By Connor – Grade 5 One evening, David and his family were sitting down for dinner in the heart of their farm house, the kitchen. David’s dad had warned both he and his younger brother Steven not to tell their little sister Karen that they were eating pork, or...