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TeLeni Koochin

Pixies, Bells & Ben!

BAZOOF! has been proud to focus its content on youth work since its first magazine in 2007. Children have so much to share, and it is always quite amazing what they come up with. (more…)
TeLeni Koochin
January 25, 2023
McMelon Elementary

Reviews by Avyaan, Age 7

Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney "The book's best part is when Greg dives into a pool of sharks. He uses flippers to hit the shark’s nose, and the shark’s nose starts bleeding. I also loved the section ‘Predict your future.’ It had a lot…
TeLeni Koochin
January 24, 2023
McMelon Elementary

A Wrinkle in Time Movie Review

Directed by Ava Dvernity "Intense scenes and family moments." The story is about a missing father that travels away from his family and his daughter who tries to find him. Meg, Charles and Calvin go on a trip with three women, then travel to space to find her father. One…
TeLeni Koochin
January 20, 2023
Community Centre

Babysitter Blues

“One Sunday my older brother was sick so he stayed home from church and was asked to watch over our little brother, Michael. When we returned home, we found my older brother asleep with no idea where Michael was. We looked and looked but couldn’t find Michael anywhere in the…
TeLeni Koochin
January 18, 2023
McMelon Elementary

Holes Reader Review

by Louis Sachar “Happiness is an attitude.” This saying by Francesa Peicler describes the book titled Holes and how people aren’t afraid to show attitude or do or say what they feel. This is demonstrated by Zero listening to everyone calling him stupid. Out of nowhere, he shows attitude and…
TeLeni Koochin
January 18, 2023
Blake

Blake’s Situation #2

Situation This time our discussion is about something that happened at my school. Kids can sometimes be really unkind because they're showing off or think it's cool. Sometimes they make fun of others with mental disabilities. What would you do if some of your friends were? Response "If someone was…
TeLeni Koochin
January 18, 2023
Blake

Blake’s Situation #1

Hey, there everybody. I'm Blake. I'm 16 years old and being a teenager has been totally awesome for me. It can be the best time of your life, if you make the right choices. But it can be hard, too. I've put together some real life situations for you to…
TeLeni Koochin
January 18, 2023
Community Centre

True Little Stories – Practice

Practice, Practice, Practice by Carmen Durand "My dad always told me practice, practice, practice. I never really knew what he meant but I did as I was told. Now, I am really good at a lot of things because I worked really hard at them like my dad told me…
TeLeni Koochin
January 18, 2023
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Time Machine BAZOOF! #81

It's winter in Eze Valley! Ariela and Ezra are excited for you to see what's happening in the neighbourhood. Orkus is a dog who has survived being caught in a trap, learned how to live as a tripod, and travelled across the world to find a new home. Enjoy his…
TeLeni Koochin
December 12, 2022

My Muslim Life

by Abdulrahman, Age 12 I am not the person some people think I am. I can be thought of as a bad person because I am a Muslim. There are a lot of Muslims around the world. In fact, almost a quarter of the earth's population is Muslim, most living…
TeLeni Koochin
November 25, 2022