Young Voices of New York

Over the Moon

Over the Moon
November 12, 2020

A story about grief, a story about adventure, a story about love - Over the Moon has all these qualities. It talks about a young girl who lost her mother, and still can’t accept that she is gone. Her...

2020-2021 Kids Safe Online Poster Contest

2020-2021 Kids Safe Online Poster Contest
September 30, 2020

The NYS Office of Information Technology Services, Chief Information Security Office (ITS CISO) is conducting a kindergarten through 12th grade computer safety contest in conjunction with the Multi-State...

Mulan

Mulan
September 16, 2020

I have seen many interesting movies, and this is definitely one of them. Mulan, the live action movie, which is based off of the Disney animated movie, is incredible. The title character, Mulan, is from...

Virtual Helicopter Tour of New York City Landmarks

Virtual Helicopter Tour of New York City Landmarks
June 11, 2020

I took a virtual field trip to visit important New York City landmarks. The field trip started off by virtually stepping into a helicopter and waiting to take flight into the sunny, blue skies above New...

Activities During Quarantine

Activities During Quarantine
May 21, 2020

Quarantine has been hard on us all, and it’s affected our daily lifestyle. Since we have so much time on our hands now, it’s almost impossible to know what to do with the spare time. But, with a positive...

Here in the Real World

Here in the Real World
May 18, 2020

Here in the Real World, written by Sara Pennypacker, is about a boy named Ware. Ware is a dreamer who loves the castles and knights of medieval times. He is never really active in the world; because he...

Blue

Blue
Nassau County Museum of Art Exhibit
April 28, 2020

Do you really like the color blue? If so, you’ll LOVE the exhibit “Blue!” My family and I got passes to visit The Nassau County Museum of Art, and we wanted to go. But now the museum is closed, so...

Coping with COVID-19

Coping with COVID-19
April 20, 2020

It has been 4 weeks since everyone has been working from home, non- essential businesses have been shut down and worst of all, schools have been closed. In our generation, technology and healthcare improves...

Coronavirus- (2020) A Life Changing Event

Coronavirus- (2020) A Life Changing Event
April 17, 2020

The coronavirus has affected many lives. All in various ways, like some people have to live in the hospital, some have to treat the people with the virus, some lost their jobs, some people can’t get...

Dolittle

Dolittle
February 27, 2020

The movie “Dolittle” is a fascinating story.  The movie features many animals such as Poly, a bright blue and energetic parrot,  Yoshi, the polar bear who can withstand a summer day, Chee Chee, a...

Wildfire

Wildfire
February 11, 2020

 “Wildfire” by Rodman Philbrick is about a boy named Sam, who is at a summer camp called “Camp Wabanaski.” One morning Sam woke up to the smell of smoke, the radio tuned in to Phat Freddie telling...

Tunnel of Bones

Tunnel of Bones
February 5, 2020

“Tunnel of Bones” by Victoria Schwab is a book about a girl named Cassidy and her ghost friend Jacob. Jacob, Cassidy and her family  go on a trip to Paris to explore famous haunted places to see if...

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