Monthly Archives: January 2011

“C” is for Smart

“C” is for Smart By: R. Patteri, staff writer Rochelle was ready. The Spelling Bee was only one day away. She knew every word she needed to know and how to sound them out. This contest could give you an A+ … Continue reading

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Video Review: NBA 2K11

Video Review: NBA 2K11 By: H. Hoang and A. Kabir, staff writers               NBA 2k games have been one of the best basketball games ever since their first release. NBA 2k11 has exceeded all expectations from gamers all … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Lost Hero

The Lost Hero By: Hy Hoang and A. Kabir               “The Lost Hero” is the first book of a new series, The Heroes of Olympus created by the author Rick Riordan who is also the author of the … Continue reading

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January Sudoku by Hu

January Sudoku #2 By: S. Hu 8 2 9 3 5   4   1 5         1   6     1 3   4         4       8   1 … Continue reading

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The Winter Dance

Blast to the Past Winter Dance   see dance video:Winter Dance 1     By: B. Noor and R. Patteri, staff writers Through funky jams and groovy moves, the Winter Dance on Friday, was an absolute success. Numerous people showed up and Mrs. … Continue reading

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Blast to the Past Spirit Week

Blast to the Past Spirit Week!! By Irene Morales and Alina Bocanegra, staff writers            Just imagine: students in their pajamas, with crazy hair, at Magruder Middle School! Believe it or not, this did happen on Tuesday- Friday, January 11-14, … Continue reading

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The Christmas Word Search

By: Hy Hoang, staff writer                                             PRESENTS JOY SANTA SNOW CHRISTMAS SNOW LAUGHTER REINDEER ELF   L W Q P R E S E N T S D S R A Y Q W N W S N O W F A … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

Veterans Day  By: Ahmed Khan, staff writer           Veterans Day is a day to respect every soldier that has served our country.  In the United States, Veterans Day is usually observed on November 11, 2010.  However, if it lands on … Continue reading

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Leadership Conference

Leadership Conference By: Angelena Duarte, Staff Writer           On November 15th, the Service Club, led by Mrs. Smith, attended the annual Leadership Conference for Torrance middle schools. The Leadership conferences have been held for about 17 years, to show young … Continue reading

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The Legend of Kun’Re

The Legend of Kun’Re By: Elise Weikel, staff writer In the hot Egyptian sun Hatmenhotep scoured the sands for water. He was supposed to be along the Nile. Now he was lost and on the verge of passing out. He … Continue reading

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Winter Dream

Winter Dream Kim Louise Ramos, staff writer             It was a normal Christmas Eve in Tennessee. Catherine’s little sister Megan was happily opening her presents, but on the other hand, Catherine was staring glumly out the window. “Hey Cathy!” … Continue reading

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