Monthly Archives: October 2013

Magruder’s Halloween Carnival

Magruder’s Halloween Carnival By: Jenny C. and Megan K., staff writers The Halloween Carnival 2013 was a party! http://youtu.be/9e-PSIsZjP8 The Halloween Carnival was a success! Thanks to Mr. Rasmussen who headed a committee of students who did all the work, … Continue reading

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Clash of Clans App Review

App Review on Clash of Clans  By:Bryan Lakin, Staff Writer   What is Clash of Clans?Clash of Clans is a strategy game where you level up and attack others.In the game you star off as a town hall one.The town … Continue reading

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Get to Know Our New Math Teacher, Mr. Lam

Get to Know Our New Math Teacher – Mr. Lam     by: Carly P. and Lizbeth M., staff writers Did you know we have a new math teacher at Magruder? He is also my Pre-Algebra teacher, Mr. Matt Lam. I … Continue reading

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Interview with Mr. Sheck

Interview with Mr.Sheck By: Khanh, Jenny C & Megan K., staff writers             Have you had any questions about how our principal is improving our school, or do you just want to know Mr. Sheck a little better? Well, here’s the … Continue reading

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Student of the Month Assembly for Period 1

 Student of the Month Assembly By: Megan K. & Jenny C., staff writers Student of the Month Assemblies are here!  The Student of the Month is a fun assembly at the end of fourth period where teachers show their best  students.  … Continue reading

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Magruder’s Haunted Classroom 2013

Magruder’s Haunted Classroom By:Jake H., staff writer Mrs. Borowski and her team of actors has done it again, giving Magruder our annual nightmare.  In case you didn’t get to see the maze, here is a video of Magruder’s Haunted Classroom. http://youtu.be/VvRpumGig70 … Continue reading

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Fall Fashion

Fall Fashion By: Alyssa A., Staff Writer What are teenage girls wearing these days? This season is all about sweaters, beanies, boots, and jeans. Some stores that you can shop at for the latest style outfits are, Forever 21, Abercrombie … Continue reading

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Review of the Nintendo Wii U

 What U will play Next By: Ryan G., staff writer With the lifespan of the Wii giving out, Nintendo thought that they needed something that would be similar to the Wii but still different. So at E3 2011(a convention for … Continue reading

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The Nintendo 2DS Review!

The Nintendo 2DS By: Dustyn C., staff writer   You may know Nintendo as “The almighty creators of genuine game consoles” with creations such as the Wii, Wii U, and handheld consoles such as the DS, and the most recent … Continue reading

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Amazing Art Club

Amazing Art Club By: Sarah B., Staff Writer Do you wonder what a student-led, student-inspired Art Club is like? Join us as Mrs. Smith hosts Art Club every Wednesday at lunch in room 1. The first meeting was a blast! … Continue reading

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Wanted: C.A.M.S. High School Students

Wanted:C.A.M.S High School Students By: Carly P. and Lizbeth M., staff writers  Q:What is C.A.M.S? A:The California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS) is a four-year comprehensive public high school located on the campus of California State University,Dominguez Hills in … Continue reading

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Memories of Tek Trek

“Memories of Tech Trek 2013” By:Carly Phu and Lizbeth Mancia             On Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 6:30-8:00pm, AAUW Torrance Branch held a special celebration for all the Tech Trek camp girls.  This event’s goal was for the girls to … Continue reading

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Comic – Chubby Pumpkins

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Shadows In The Dark

Shadows In The Dark By: Nayrovi P. & Khanh P., staff writers             I never knew what I was getting into. I was just digging myself into a deeper hole. I knew better than to go to the graveyard. Especially on … Continue reading

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A Halloween Scare

 A Halloween Scare BY: Sarah Beasley and Jenny Tran, Staff Writers             One Halloween Night, three kids named Adam, Katie, and Will were trick or treating when they saw something unusual. They saw a strange figure in the distance. They … Continue reading

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Scarecrow Nightmare

The Nightmare of the Scarecrow By Marcus Montoya, Staff Writer   Once upon a time, there was a kid named Tiago who lived in Torrance, California. He lived with his mom Grace, his brother Bruce, and his dad named Max. … Continue reading

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Halloween Costumes

Halloween Costumes By: Jenny T. and Alyssa A. , Staff Writers   It’s October! And you know what that means! Halloween is finally here! We are going to help you find out how to make a few last minute Halloween … Continue reading

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Top Three Parks to Visit on Halloween

Top Three Parks to Visit on Halloween Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., staff writers  Where do you want to spend your Halloween? Well, there are three choices where you can get the ultimate scare. Those places are Horror Nights, at Universal … Continue reading

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Haunted Classroom Maze

Halloween Maze by:Kenadi Kersting, editor in chief   You know how everyone says Halloween is the scariest time of the year? Well, I hated that saying. OH wait, I forgot to introduce myself.  Hi I’m Esther, and I’m like the … Continue reading

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Halloween Carnival

                     Halloween Carnival By: Kenadi Kersting, staff writer   Are you always bored in 6th period? Do you want to get out of it a little bit early?  Maybe, like an … Continue reading

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Knott’s Scary Farm or Universal Horror Night?

Knott’s Scary Farm or Universal Horror Night?   By: Amanda A. and Jessica S., staff writers   Knott’s Scary Farm or Universal Horror Night? Which one is better?  Both theme parks are super scary, but which one is the scariest? … Continue reading

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PTSA Reflections Contest AD

PTSA Reflections Contest By: Kenadi Kersting, staff writer Please see the video AD for the PTSA Reflections Contest.  All entries are due next Tuesday,October 29th, so hurry and submit your work! Click on the link to see the animation: http://www.wideo.co/view/722261382374191131-reflections-contest  

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Halloween Carnival AD

On Halloween, Thursday, October 31, 2013 Magruder will have a frightfully good time at our annual Halloween Carnival. Learn about our Costume Contest and Haunted Classroom by clicking on the link to see our first animation, by journalism staff writer … Continue reading

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