Today I asked everyone to make a decision about their story and how much time and energy they wanted to commit to their stories. This was different for each student and depended how they felt their story was going. I was very impressed with how much commitment the students are going to put towards their essays. Some students even want to write their essays for the next few weeks and months. I will be trying to edit as much as possible along with Sally, remember to ask us often.

Visit the essays today. They can all be viewed in students new story blog areas. Well done to those who are part of the

Well done and good luck to all of the students who have decided to enter the student blogging challenge against students from all over the world. More details can be found here in the dedicated SBC page. The challenge will start soon and I'll keep you updated as we go along. Our class blog has also been entered in the class challenge. The password for the blogs will be disabled during this competition to allow access by other students who are taking part in the competition. Remember to follow our blogging guidelines when commenting on their blogs.

Everybody is busy working on their stories. There are some very interesting introductions that really catch the readers attention. Keep writing and editing! Well done to everyone helping out editing via the blogs.