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Exciting Uses for the MacBooks

Katie Zhu, Staff Writer

October 6, 2011

Filed under Litter Box

This year, every single student in the middle school at Westminster received a MacBook for the school year. Everybody was excited to use them for the whole school year. Many students have already found exciting uses for their...

Mac Case Rules Too Strict?

Mac Griffith, Staff Writer

October 4, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

The people that had sleeves for their Mac’s and brought them to school were mostly rejected because they didn’t protect the computer well enough. The school supplied everyone with cases, but they’re plain and no one ...

Teachers + MacBooks = Knowledge for Life

Gigi Pavur, Staff Writer

October 4, 2011

Filed under Litter Box, Uncategorized

We all know students’ opinion of MacBooks, but what do teachers think? After all, without teachers, MacBooks would just be another extremely shiny computer, not such an amazing learning tool. Rev. Tina McCormick, a seventh grade...

Andrew’s Fab Five

Andrew Taylor, Staff Writer

October 4, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

Andrew’s Fab Five Hello and welcome to Andrew’s Fab Five, where your very own Andrew Taylor lists and describes his favorite five things of any subject. This time, movies. Kids- Despicable Me, Cars, Lion King, Toy Story, Monsters...

The Art of Cramming

Jamie Pastan, Staff Writer

October 3, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

Why would someone cram? When a teacher gives a test a full week in advance, there should be no need to cram. Yet, it seems that when students at Westminster know that they have the time to study they don’t use it. A 2nd period...

Macs: Do They Really Help us Learn?

T Watson, Staff Writer

October 3, 2011

Filed under Litter Box, Uncategorized

Macs were a huge reform to the way kids are learning at Westminster. They allow students to do many more things in class then they were able to do before. Also, classes don’t need to go all the way down to the computer lab to...

Meatless Monday

Claudia Ziegler, Staff Writer

October 3, 2011

Filed under Litter Box, Uncategorized

Tick Tock, Tick Tock. Finally the lunch bell rings. Everyone sprints to the lunch room excited to get some yummy food! Walking into the lunchroom smelling the aroma of tortellini with pesto sauce everyone thinks to themselves…It’s...

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