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Directions for Christmas Movie Stories

Colby Faulkner

December 3, 2019

All Christmas Movie stories are due by the end of class on Thursday December 5th! Overview: Each of you will be assigned a classic holiday film varying from old to recent (National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation [1989], Home Alo...

Halloween Prompt

Alexa Garcia, Newspaper Staff Member

November 7, 2019

This Halloween, I hope to go to a haunted house, spend time with family, and go to a Halloween party.   Halloween is a time to find a way to scare yourself the most in a way one can enjoy to the fullest. The best way is going to a haunted house. There are many haunted house or scary places one could go all around ...

Halloween Prompts

Daylen Irwin, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

What was the best Halloween costume you have ever had? What made it so special? My favorite costume was morph suits. There are all kinds of different colors in morph suits. Mine Craft morph suits , Alien morph suits, Monkey mo...

Halloween Surveys

Alexa Garcia, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

Which Halloween monster or movie character do you think is the scariest and why?  Student Responses I think the scariest monster would be the clown from It, because he is a clown and he eats children.   -Breanna Nolan 12th grade   I bel...

Halloween writing prompts

Vale Gonzalez, Newspaper staff member

November 4, 2019

Do you like reading scary books or going to scary movies? Why or why not? Student Responses I enjoy going to see horror movies because they are thrilling and scary. I also enjoy reading scary prompts. -Nic Castiliogne 1...

Halloween Prompt

Abby Black, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

Halloween Should Not Be Outlawed.  I do not think that Halloween should be outlawed.  Halloween is such an exciting event for kids of all ages and to take that away would possibly ruin someone’s childhood.  I think that if we outlaw Halloween, many kids would be devastated, businesses would lose revenue, and the whole month of October wou...

Halloween Prompt

Abby Black, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

Harvest Festival or No?  Schools have decided to replace Halloween with a harvest festival.  Many people are opposed to the idea, but I agree with it.  I like the idea of a harvest festival because we could get out of class;...

Halloween Prompt

Alexa Garcia, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

Which Halloween monster or movie character do you think is the scariest? Why?   I personally think the movie character that scares me the most is Anabelle. Annabelle is a real Raggedy Ann doll who is inhabited by ...

Halloween Surveys

Abby Black, Newspaper Staff Member

November 4, 2019

Prompt: Pretend the mayor of your town wants to outlaw Halloween.  Convince him that this is not a good idea. Student Responses I would convince him not to do it because, mainly, Halloween is for little kids.  - Chandle...

Favorite TV Shows

Daylen Irwin, Newspaper Staff Member

October 4, 2019

Favorite TV Shows DC Legends of Tomorrow Genre of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow is Superhero Fiction, Science Fiction, Action Fiction. After seeing what doom the future holds, time-travelling rogue Rip Hunter realizes heroes a...

Favorite TV Shows

Vale Gonzalez, Newspaper staff member

October 4, 2019

Every one of us likes TV shows, but here are some of the most fun and interesting shows to watch: stranger things, Riverdale, and Gilmore Girls   Stranger Things:  The TV show Stanger Things is more of a Science fiction, Historical period drama, and Horror fiction, kind of show, it’s not necessarily scary but in some parts ...

Favorite TV Shows

Abby Black, Newspaper Staff Member

October 4, 2019

The Office  The Office is a comedy TV Show that is aired on Netflix.  It has a total of nine seasons with about twenty episodes per season.  Some of the characters of The Office include Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, and Jenn...

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