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How Many Of you Have Seen A Beluga Whale?

March 14, 2017

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By Diamond E The 6th graders  went to the Shedd Aquarium on Thursday, January  12th. We all took buses to the museum. We got to sit with our friends and our teacher.  Everyone had to bring a sack lunch and we ate as soon as we g...

Opinion: Fake News and Why it is Bad

March 3, 2017

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By Prenstin S, Special Feature Reporter Have you ever been scrolling through the internet and an interesting news story catches your eye? Most likely, it's fake news. Fake news websites have been popping up all over the inter...

What is North Korea Doing?

February 28, 2017

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By James P, World Events Reporter North Korea launches many missiles, but most of them usually fail.  However, the latest one has gotten farther than any of the others. North Korea launched a missile to challenge President ...

Mmmmm! We Have A Cooking Club

February 8, 2017

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By Diamond E Ms. Kennelly, our FACS teacher, has just started an after school cooking club here at Chippewa.  30 students - 8th graders only - have decided to hone their knife sharpening, onion chopping, parsley mincing skills f...

Can You Name the 10 Healthiest Foods?

February 7, 2017

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By Paul N Food is part of everyday life, it makes our body function with the calories included in them, amongst other things like providingvitamins and minerals. Some foods are good for you, while others are not so much, but there are some superstars t...

Is the Future Limited? Not For Girls . . .

January 29, 2017

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By Khaliun Last Friday, (the 13th!)   25 girls were selected to go to Oakton Community College to be part of the Future’s Unlimited field trip. Futures Unlimited provides a great experience for girls to learn that they have the same potential as the boys.   Our day began at 9 am when we boarded a bus to OCC. We immediately met as a group with 16 other schools from the area.  We had a complimentary breakfast of fruit and granola and assorted bevera...

Who Invented That???

December 20, 2016

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By James P, 7th grade Features Writer Chinese inventions have changed the world forever -  from paper, material that is used to write on, to fireworks, used for festivities all over the world.         One Chinese invention we actually love...

So What is Your Asking Price?

December 13, 2016

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By Juanita Scientists from Humboldt University were able to find an area of the brain that could be the key to how rats respond.  When scientists activated this brain area, by tickling their belly area, rats quickly began makin...

What Do You Think You Know About Candy?

December 6, 2016

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By: Diamond E          For instance, I read the ingredients for a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup and I was surprised to find:    DEXTROSE. A simple sugar obtained most often from corn, but can be obtained from other sources as well, such as wheat, sorghum, ...

What’s the big deal about November 11?

November 10, 2016

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By: James P, Special Features Reporter November 11th: Some people just think of it as just a day off of school or work, but it’s way more than that. It’s to honor the people that risked their lives for our freedom. Veterans. Veterans Day was once known as Armistice Da...

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