Robbie Keane, Irish Athlete
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Robbie Keane, Irish Athlete

Robbie Keane is a soccer player who plays for LA Galaxy.  He is originally from Dublin, Ireland.  At the age of 17, Robbie Keane made his debut as a professional soccer player in England with the Wolverhampton Wanderers.  In his first game as a professional soccer player, he scored two goals.  At the start of … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day
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St. Patrick’s Day

How did St. Patrick’s Day begin?  The Irish first celebrated St. Patrick’s Day during the ninth and tenth centuries, and the day was originally celebrated in the United States in Boston, Massachusetts in 1737.  Now St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated every year on March 17th in many countries around the world.  It is considered a … Continue reading

Mars
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Mars

Mars is the fourth planet from the sun.  It takes its name from Mars, the Roman god of war.  It is the second smallest planet in the solar system.  Mars is described as the red planet, and it gets that reddish surface because of iron oxide deposits on its surface.  Mars has two moons, one … Continue reading

Aurora Borealis
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Aurora Borealis

What is “nature?’  To understand nature, this question must first be thought through and thoroughly interpreted.  Nature can’t be described in one thought; no, it’s much deeper than what meets the eye.  It’s an event that occurs every minute of every day life, a natural phenomenon if you will.  An aurora, one of nature’s most … Continue reading

Lucky Grams On Sale Now
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Lucky Grams On Sale Now

Lucky Grams are on sale during lunch for $1.00!  Make sure to buy some for your friends, teachers, or staff members.  Lucky grams include a green necklace so you won’t get pinched on St. Patrick’s Day!  All of the money will be used to help make 8th grade activities affordable and enjoyable for everyone.  Support … Continue reading

Spring Fashion Report
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Spring Fashion Report

Spring is here, time for glasses, hats, and new haircuts.  Of course, everyone knows summer is coming up, and it’s going to be hot in Los Angeles, so here’s some stuff you should wear to stay in style and keep cool.  You’ll need some sunglasses, a hat, some cut-off pants or shorts, open toed shoes, … Continue reading