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Stockholm’s Best Snow Sculptures (So Far!)

Smile Though the Pain
January 25, 2021

The snow is back and so are we! Though we had a bit of a setback with the warmer weather last week, this fresh batch of snow is allowing for even more entries in The Quirky Quibbler’s Snow Sculpture...

Sculptures in the Snow Photo Competition

Mumin my own business
Great new competition!
January 16, 2021
Great new competition!

Operation Smile: Life Changing Surgeries

Operation Smile: Life Changing Surgeries
The 10th-grade EAL classes made a project together with an Operation Smile. Operation Smile helps children with cleft lips and cleft palates, and according to an estimate from Operation Smile 1 million children are in need of an operation.  Here is the 2nd part in our series about this project.
January 13, 2021

In EAL grade 10 we read a book called Words in the Dust. It was about a girl called Zulaikha from Afghanistan. She had a cleft lip, and this brought her major difficulties. Finally, she was able to get...

Christmas Wishes from The Quirky Quibbler

Christmas Wishes from The Quirky Quibbler
Our last article for 2020. See you in the new year.
December 18, 2020

Christmas is less than a week away, and 2021 is almost here. The Quirky Quibbler wishes you an early Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We hope that your winter holiday is full of happiness, love, and...

Change a Smile, Change a Life.

Change a Smile, Change a Life.
Grade 10 EAL classes are involved in a service project. Lia and Beatriz tell us all about it.
December 17, 2020

OPERATION SMILE: WHAT IT IS? HOW CAN YOU HELP? As part of the unit in English this year we read the book Words In the Dust. This book includes a character named Zulaikha who has a cleft lip. The book...

Lifelong best friends make history with a 75-year-long Snapchat streak

Lifelong best friends make history with a 75-year-long Snapchat streak
How far could you go to maintain a social media streak? Editor, Josefine S, looks into the future to see how this might look in 75 years time.
December 11, 2020

Published 17 November 2090 A small, cracked, ancient mobile phone screen lights up faintly and shows a logo of a white ghost with a yellow background. After the application initially starts up, the...

Share your Christmas joy with the children at Astrid Lindgren’s Hospital

Share your Christmas joy with the children at Astrid Lindgren’s Hospital
December 1, 2020

The first semester of the 2020-2021 school year is almost already over, and Christmas is nearly here! Streets are getting filled up with lights, trees are getting decorated, and advent calendars are being...

Take a Witty Virtual Trip to Paris with Emily

Take a Witty Virtual Trip to Paris with Emily
Got time left over to watch TV? Read Jiyoon's latest review of the much-talked-about Netflix series.
November 26, 2020

Bonjour! On October 2nd, Netflix revealed its new comedy-drama series, this time taking place in France. The 10 episodes of Emily in Paris take its audience on a witty virtual trip to Paris, full of fashion,...

Secondary Students’ Snazzy Costumes

Secondary Students' Snazzy Costumes
It is never too late for Halloween Highlights!
November 10, 2020

On the last day before Autumn Break, SIS students got the chance to dress up in their funniest, scariest, fanciest, and -- most importantly -- most creative Halloween costumes. Some students poured their...

Enola Holmes: A Netflix Film Review

Enola Holmes: A Netflix Film Review
October 23, 2020

After several weeks of endless excitement, Netflix’ new mystery film Enola Holmes was finally revealed this September. The film tells the story of 16-year old Enola set in Victorian England. Unlike...

To Mask or not to Mask?

To Mask or not to Mask?
The idea of wearing a mask has been debated widely. In this opinion piece, Junheok, QQ reporter shares his views.
October 15, 2020

COVID-19 has been an issue for more than half a year. I assume that everyone is getting sick of this situation where we have to keep social distancing and sanitizing our hand over and over again. However,...

The Tech Industry’s Tragic Influence on People Today

Students on phones
The Social Dilemma is the new Netflix documentary that everyone is talking about. Kit M., our new reviewer, gives you her thoughts on the film that raises more questions than it answers.
October 8, 2020

Your tech likely has more power over you than you realize. Not only that, but the programmers and developers that created this tech were aware of its potential harms and still made the products and platforms...

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