Monthly Archives: April 2011

Editorial: Should Kids Have a Facebook Account?

Facebook for Kids? By Irene M. and Balpreet K., staff writers         Do you have a Face book account? Many students would say yes.  Well, did you know that it is illegal for people under thirteen years old to have … Continue reading

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Mystery Teachers

Mystery Teachers By Daniel Kiroloss, Staff Writer First Teacher: _________________________ Clues: 1. She has worked eleven years in Magruder.            2. Her favorite food is chicken tacos.            3. She teaches the sixth grade.            4. She teaches Science, Social … Continue reading

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Technology Review: The New iPad2

Tech Review – The iPad 2 By Adil Jawed, Staff Writer Apple’s successor to the much-acclaimed iPad launched on March 11th. Not surprisingly, it is the iPad “2”. When it was thought how a technological marvel can be dramatically improved … Continue reading

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Interview With John Coleman

John Coleman!  By: Alina Bocanegra, Kayne Toyosato, staff writers               Who runs faster than a cheetah on fire?  It is John “The Beast” Coleman.  When the mile was timed, he finished in 6:11. Let’s see, a cheetah beat that. Even … Continue reading

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ADVENTURES IN ART: MODIGLIANI’S PORTRAITS

ADVENTURES IN ART: MODIGLIANI’S PORTRAITS By: Abigail Cash and Alyse Pelayo, staff writers  “You need to make the faces and neck really elongated,” said Mrs. Sukal as she was instructing us how to make Modigliani’s portraits. Modigliani was an Italian … Continue reading

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Editorial: Sticky Situation

Sticky Situation By Rhea Patteri and Alyse Pelayo, staff writers Everyone loves to chew gum, but what if you got in trouble for it. That is what happens every day. Kids may come to school chewing gum and try to … Continue reading

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Magruder’s 2011 Clothing Drive

Magruder’s 2011 Clothing Drive By Lesley Saldana and Irene Morales, staff writers What happened from February 28 to March 4? For those that don’t know, it was Magruder’s Annual clothing drive. Yes, the Service Club held a clothing drive, one of the many … Continue reading

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