Monthly Archives: February 2014

Astro Camp

Astro Camp was a Blast! Interview and Video By: Sarah B., Jennifer C. and Khanh P. and Jake H.         Video Interview: http://www.youtube.com/watchv=HJm6yjmkt1U&feature=share&list=UUh3i7KsyQ9QtgUWhlM1Q9Yw Video of Sarah on the zipline: http://youtu.be/IYdHVz3zZ8M Bottle Rockets: http://youtu.be/3x3GGY8YlK8 On February 7-9, 2014, twenty-one Magruder … Continue reading

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Honorary Service Awards for 2014

Honorary Service Awards By: Khanh P. & Jenny C., staff writers     Did you go to the Honorary Service Awards? No? You really missed out. Yes? Then great! If you did go, you have witnessed awards being given for The … Continue reading

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Sixth Grade Spelling Bee

2014 Spelling Bee By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., staff writers       A-B-C-D-E-F-G. H-I-J-K-L-M-N-O-P. OK, so you probably know  how to spell, but were you good enough for the spelling bee? Were you be able to spell those words? … 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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Robocop Review

Robocop Analysis  By: Jake H., staff writer             Well, before I go into detail about my feelings for this particular movie, it will never be the original. Heck, no movie can, but, this is a DIFFERENT kind of Robocop. Basically, … 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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The Ruby of Hearts

Bob the Blob in the Adventure Pineappleopolis – The Ruby of Hearts By Colby H. and Marcus M., staff writers (Good Story and Setting for a new phone app game.) Once upon a time, there was a little blue blob named … Continue reading

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Robocop Review

Robocop Review By: Ryan G., staff writer Since this era it’s hard to start new franchises, it’s time to reboot another one, and this time it’s Robocop. THIS REVIEW IS FROM SOMEONE WHO HAS NEVER SEEN THE ORIGINAL. A trailer … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Review

Super Bowl XLVII Analysis by: Jake H., staff writer        I guess people knew by the 3rd quarter that this would be one of the worst super bowl’s since Super Bowl XXIV. I mean literally, every quarter the Broncos just … Continue reading

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Chocolate Shortage

Chocolate Shortage For Valentines Day ‘o’ By: Megan K. and Nayrovi P, Staff Writers Hello. I’m Annabelle, a 17 year old food addict. But everybody knows me as Anna. I really love oreos, and pop tarts, but nothing compares to my … Continue reading

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The Lego Movie Review

The Lego Movie Review By:Bryan L.,staff writer   What was the Lego Movie?The Lego movie was set in a place where the whole city was made of Legos.  It is very interesting because it is all about imagination. It all … Continue reading

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Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare

 Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare Review By: Bryan L., Staff Writer   What is this new game? This game is a third-person multiplayer tower defense game. You first want to build your garden which you want to protect from zombies. … Continue reading

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Operation Smile Brings Joy to Children with Cleft Lip

Spring Pictures By: Marcus Montoya, Staff Writer Get ready to dress nicely, and get fancy pants on, because the Spring pictures are coming to Magruder Middle School. The spring pictures are going to be on February 19, 2014. So start … Continue reading

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After Valentine’s Day

AFTER Valentine’s Day By:Kenadi K., Staff Writer It’s after Valentine’s Day now, and most people had an amazing day. Well, I have a bit of a different story. It was Valentine’s Day (obviously), and I was dressed in pink and … Continue reading

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Valentine Love

Valentine Love By Colby H., staff writer   Ahhhh……… I just couldn’t get her out of my mind. I was just in awe of her I guess you could say, star struck by a beloved girl named Isabella.  I dreamt … Continue reading

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Us Two Introverts

Us Two Introverts                                                    By Dustyn Casas, staff writer Chapter One: Arrival   “I heard there’s a new student coming!” one of my friends exclaimed to me before my third period. He was somewhat excited to know this, … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Candy Grams

Valentine Candy Grams By Colby Hafner, Staff Writer     Have you heard about the Candy Grams that Magruder Middle School is selling? Magruder’s Journalism Class will be selling them the 11th, 12th, and 13th of February at the lunch … 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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Puppy Love

Puppy Love By:Lizbeth Mancia staff writer             Ashley Tenses was walking her pet dog, Ally, through the dog park. She loves to go out with her dog. Though, there was something that she really liked about walking her dog, she … Continue reading

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Shot By Cupid’s Arrow

Shot By Cupid’s Arrow By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., Staff Writers   It is February. The month of love. The month of Valentines Day. Not that I will ever do anything to celebrate it. My name is Marcel. I don’t … Continue reading

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Cupid’s Arrows

Cupid’s Arrows    By: Marcus Montoya, Staff Writer   Once upon a time, there lived an angel named Cupid. Cupid had magic love arrows that could make anyone fall in love. Cupid loved a beautiful girl named Scarlet. She had red … Continue reading

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Loopy in Love

♥ Loopy in Love ♥ By: Sarah Beasley and Jenny Tran, Staff Writers           Love feels just like I thought it would. It feels amazing. But at the same time, scary. It’s nice to be in love with someone. But … Continue reading

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Magruder’s Snowball Bash

By: Jessica S. and Amanda A., staff writers         The winter dance – what a great time! Friends, good food, dancing, and lots more! Plenty of people showed up for the Snowball Bash, (no snow, but lots … Continue reading

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Variety Show Ad

It’s Time To Get Your Act Together Jake H.’s AD: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rysnF4npsaM Magruder’s Annual Variety Show, held every Spring, will be asking for auditions, coming soon! Actors, singers, musicians, and dancers,  it’s time to get your act together! Students choose their own … Continue reading

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