Category Archives: Entertainment

Veterans Day

Veterans Day By: Alyssa M. and Hong-Tran D.,Staff Writers   What’s so good about Veterans Day? Students will think “No School!” Off on that day. There’s actually more to Veterans Day than most people think. This holiday may mean more … Continue reading

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Grades of Green Club

Grades of Green Helpers and Environmental Science Students By: Khanh P & Hong-Tran D., staff writers     Some people think that sorting trash, recycling bottles, and emptying/making compost is boring, but some people actually join this club or the … Continue reading

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Miss Thompson Interview

Miss Thompson By:Joy Matthias, staff writer There are so many new teachers in the school. One of them is Miss Thompson. She has worked for 12 weeks at Magruder. She teaches 6th and 8th grade science. Her techniques for teaching … Continue reading

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Mrs.Kawahara Interview

Mrs.Kawahara Interview By: Sunbo A., Staff Writer Being a new teacher at Magruder may not always be the easiest, but for this teacher it’s like a piece of cake. On her first day Mrs. Kawahara, as a new teacher at … Continue reading

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Why Doesn’t Candy Go Trick-or-Treating? Comic

Why Doesn’t Candy Go Trick-or-Treating? By: Dustyn C., staff writer

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Poison Pumpkin Patch Comic

Poison Pumpkin Patch By: James S., staff writer

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Elephants Never Forget Comic

Elephants Never Forget By: Tony Z., staff writer

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Art Club

 Art Club By: staff writer Joy Matthias Do you like art? Art club is a creative club that started last year and gives kids a chance to do art at lunch. Kids get to release creative expression to others. The … Continue reading

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Top Ten Halloween Candies

Top Ten Halloween Candies Staff Writers; Jordan N. and Haskell M.   Do you like candy? Well if you do then here are the Top Ten Halloween Candies! The best  candy is Reese’s Cup. What makes it so addictive is … Continue reading

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History of Halloween

Halloween History By Carly P. and Lylianna L.; Staff Writers Halloween as you know is celebrated on October 31. Halloween formerly known as: All Hallows’ Evening,  Hallowe’en, or All Hallows’ Eve was based upon the ancient Celtic holiday Samhain (“sah-win”).  … Continue reading

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Costumes for Halloween

Halloween Costume Ideas by: Alyssa M., Staff Writer   During this time of year everyone is thinking about what they want to be for Halloween. I’m going to tell you about a few costume ideas that might inspire what you … Continue reading

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The Legend of Pele

The Legend of Pele by Asia A., staff writer In Hawaii, there is an ancient legend of Madam Pele, a fire goddess who people have reportedly seen walking on the side of the road on the Big Island, right before … Continue reading

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Introducing Magruder’s Journalism Staff

Journalism Introduction By: Alyssa M. &  Khanh P.,staff writers     Everyone has an elective, and everyone has heard of the Journalism class, where students write stories.   Writing may sound boring, but if you joined Journalism, you will find … Continue reading

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Dustyn’s Corner

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Welcome Future C.A.M.S. Students

Welcome Future C.A.M.S. Students! By:Lizbeth M. and Carly P., staff writers “The California Academy of Mathematics and Science is a comprehensive public, four-year high school which seeks to increase the nation’s pool of graduates in mathematics and science.” according to … Continue reading

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DC Comics – Are They Making The Right Decisions?

DC Comics – Are They Making The Right Decisions? By: Jake H., staff writer             Legendary Marvel rival and gray tint enthusiast DC Comics has been making some hasty decisions with their franchises, for better or for worse they’re going … Continue reading

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Hairspray

    The Drama Club Production Of… HAIRSPRAY By : Jenny C. and Khanh P., Staff Writers        The Drama Club did an amazing job on Hairspray! The play was fun, energetic, hilarious, and the crew brought the characters to life! … Continue reading

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Magruder’s Variety Show

Magruder’s Annual Variety Show Watch it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkdOhxRwe38&feature=share&list=UUh3i7KsyQ9QtgUWhlM1Q9Yw     Magruder Variety Show By: Jenny T. and Sarah B., Staff Writers   Magruder’s got talent! On June 30th, Magruder is having their annual Variety Show. Students that want to participate get the … Continue reading

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Kittens of the Beach – June Comic

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Hour of Code at Magruder

The Hour of Code By:Carly P. and Lizbeth M. What is Code? Want to learn to Code? Code is an every day term for written computer instructions.  It is the basics of Computer Science.  Kids can start learning simple coding … Continue reading

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Magruder’s Robotics Club

Robotics Club By: Lizbeth M. and Carly P., staff writers Is there a Magruder club where you can build something, program it, and see it perform a task? Robotics Club!  Robotics is a club where you can show off your … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P.;Staff Writers             There is a day, where you think that you just get to stay home, but there is more to meet the eye. Do you know what we’re talking about? The … Continue reading

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College and Career Club

College and Career Club By Colby H. and  Marcus M., staff writers   Do you know what you’re going to do in life? If you are thinking about it, join College and Career Club. This is a club where you … Continue reading

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Kitten Gamers

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Grades of Green – Keep Up the Good Work!

Grades of Green By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., staff writers             Have you brought your reusable containers, water bottles, and lunch bag? Have you helped Magruder reduce their trash from 16 bags to only 2 bags? You probably stopped bringing … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Earth Day By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., staff writers             Have you ever heard the expression ‘Every Day is Earth Day’? Well, mostly, this is true, but it is not always done that way. That is because Earth Day is … Continue reading

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Passover

Passover By: Sarah B. and Jenny T., Staff Writers           What is the Passover? The Passover is an important Jewish Festival, derived from the Bible. Jewish people celebrate this as commemoration of escaping slavery in Egypt and their freedom as … Continue reading

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Spring Break Places To Go

Spring Break To-GO List By : Jenny C., Staff Writer   So, thinking about where to go and what to do, just don’t know where? Well, you came at just the right moment! I’m here to tell all you vacation-ers the … Continue reading

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April Fool’s Away Comic

April Fools Away By: Dustin  Casas, staff writer

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Activities For Spring Break

Activities For Spring Break .By: Megan K. & Nayrovi P Staff Writers   Do you know what time it is? It’s time for spring break? Yup, it’s finally time for those five wonderful days off. You probably have a lot … Continue reading

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The History Of St. Patricks Day

The History Of St. Patricks Day By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., Staff Writers   Its March, and for many people, that means March 17. For many people,  that date means pinching. Because if you don’t wear green, you will get … Continue reading

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Sochi Winter Olympics 2014

Winter Olympics 2014 By: Jessica S. and Amanda A., staff writers The Winter Olympics are a time to show your passion and a time for fun! You try your hardest and make it fun while you’re at it. Its your … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVIII Commercial Analysis

Super Bowl XLVIII Commercial Analysis by: Jake H., staff writer             While this may not have been the best time for the Super Bowl, (as well as the commercials), that’s not to say we got jacksquat. I have to say … Continue reading

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Washington’s Birthday

Washington’s Day    By:Bryan L.,staff writer What is Washington’s Day?This is a holiday where we celebrated Washington’s Birthday.This holiday is celebrated across the United States and is on the third Monday of February.This holiday also called President’s Day. Now, I … Continue reading

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History of Valentines Day

Valentines Nowadays By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., staff writers     Do you know what Valentines Day is? Yeah, you probably know. It is the day of love. The day to spend with your loved one. Maybe buy him or … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year

KUNG  HEI FAT CHOY By:Carly Phu, staff writer On the breezy day of January 31st many people around the world celebrated the Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year, and the Spring Festival.The Chinese New Year is an important Chinese holiday … Continue reading

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Garden Guru Club

Garden Guru Interview By: Bryan L., Staff Writer   What is Garden Guru? Garden Guru is a club that meets every Friday after school in room 17. Everyone walks to the garden and plants new crops. The garden is across … Continue reading

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Vietnamese New Year

The Origin of Vietnamese New Year By: Jenny C. & Megan K., staff writers Chuc Mung Nam Moi! In other words, Happy New Year, in Vietnamese! Have you ever heard of that before? Have you ever celebrated Vietnamese New Year? … Continue reading

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Ms. Nunez, our Assistant Principal

 Interview with Ms. Nunes, our Assistant Principal By: Megan K. and Khanh P.,staff writers             We have a new assistant principal on our campus, and she is also our P.E. teacher.  She has been working … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve in the United States

New Year’s Eve in the United States By: Amanda A. & Jessica S., staff writers How does the United States of America celebrate New Year’s Eve? See the ball drop in New York City: http://youtu.be/o7yC-01suw0  In the United States, New Year’s … Continue reading

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P, Staff Writers  You may have heard of Martin Luther King Day. But do you know the history behind it? Or is it just a day where we don’t go to school? … Continue reading

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Interview of Mr. Lee

 Our New Teacher Mr. Lee By: Jessica S. & Amanda A., staff writers As some of you may know, we are very delighted to have a new and fun teacher, Mr. Lee on campus, who teaches seventh and eighth grade … Continue reading

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Winter Sports

Places to go Over Winter Break There are a lot of places to go over winter break, but which one is the best?  Well, a few of the very few awesome spots to visit are Big Bear in CA, Lake … Continue reading

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Three Holidays for Gift Giving and Family Time

CHRISTMAS  By: Alyssa A. & Kenadi K., staff writers What’s your favorite holiday? Ours is Christmas! Giving and getting presents, and eating sweets are really wonderful! However, do you know what Christmas is really about? Christmas is all about celebrating … Continue reading

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Tech Club

Tech Club By Liz M. and Carly P., staff writers   Have you ever thought about building your own computer or wanted to create your own code? Well, there’s a new club on campus, the Tech Club! In Tech Club … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Treats

Thanksgiving Treats By:Jenny Tran, Staff Writer November has finally started, and you know what that means! Thanksgiving is just around the corner! I have three delicious Thanksgiving treats for you to make. They’re fun and easy, so keep on reading … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Comic

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Thanksgiving “Wideo” Video

“Turkey Time” Thanksgiving Wideo By: Marcus M., staff writer Here is a little Thanksgiving entertainment video, made by me: http://wideo.co/view/722261384363761926-turkey-time-121

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Veterans Day

Veterans Day By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P.;staff writers             When most people think about Veterans day, they think about No School, but there’s more to meet the eye about Veterans Day.   Veterans Day is an official United States … Continue reading

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Skechers Friendship Walk

Skechers Friendship Walk By: Carly P. and Lizbeth M., staff writers On that beautiful fall day of Sunday, October 27, a wonderful program called Skechers Friendship Walk supported children of special needs and education. The Skechers Walk started on Manhattan … Continue reading

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