Monthly Archives: December 2017

Use The Crosswalks Safely

By Luke C. Have you ever noticed that some kids’ parents drop off their kids for school in the middle of the street in the morning?  This is dangerous for the kids, who can possibly be hit by an unwary … Continue reading

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Snowball Dance To Be Held On Friday, December 15th

By Emily D. RMS Leadership will be holding a dance this Friday called the Snowball! The theme is a Winter Wonderland, which is super cool and festive, so if you want to dress to match that would be recommended. To get … Continue reading

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Flutists Perform At Barnes And Noble: RMS Book Fair Night

Photo By Principal Ian Drummond Jodi C., Hannah W., Siah C., Hinata Y., and Jennifer C.  Photo By Emily D. Kate L., Mrs. Stacy Launius, and Mrs. Katie Doupe Photo By Emily D. Thanks to everyone who came out to … Continue reading

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Holiday Decorating DIY Style

By Amber K. and Emily D. DIY Christmas Decor Fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la! ‘Tis the season to be jolly! That’s right! It’s the season to decorate your house for the holidays! Here are some cheap DIY Christmas decor ideas! Homey Gift- Wrap … Continue reading

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How Do You Get In The Holiday Spirit?

By Samara SN. and Kristina J. Christmas is just around the corner and a lot of people are getting ready to decorate for the season. Now you would think that everyone would be worried about how their house looks on … Continue reading

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Get Into The Holiday Spirit

By Karina F. This season is the time to relax, wrap presents, and dance around to all of our favorite Christmas songs. Christmas you can just not deny, is the most wonderful time of the year? Here are some of … Continue reading

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Do You Need Ideas For Gift Giving This Season?

By Skye R. For Christmas, how do you know what to buy, and for who? Well, if asking them isn’t your thing and you want to surprise them, then here are some ideas! If your mom is stressed and you … Continue reading

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Who Will Spend Their Winter Break in Dubai?

By Ellie H. and Sally M. The cold and winter break are sneaking into our lives. There are people who want to spend this time at home, with family, gorging on food, and by the warm fireplace. Others, the more … Continue reading

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Teachers Make A Wish List For Classroom Supplies

By Mercy C. Have you ever imagined what a classroom would look like without the things teachers bring in? The school provides chairs, desks, and whiteboards. The rest the teachers bring in to decorate the room or help you soak up … Continue reading

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Why Recycle?

By Luke C. You probably know about recycling.  It’s the yellow plastic bin in your classrooms, the huge recycling centers you see around town, or maybe even the small triangle on your plastic water bottle.  But why are they there?  … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Rewards Store Opens

RMS students may earn Rattlesnake Rewards for Being Safe, Being Responsible, and/or Being Respectful. Rewards are yellow papers written out by adults on campus that may be kept until Tuesdays at lunch.  Tickets may be turned into Room 12 in … Continue reading

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What To Do While Waiting For The Holidays To Arrive

By Annabelle H. December is already here! And we all know that waiting for that special Christmas morning is extremely agonizing, the anticipation rate growing higher and higher each day, making December feel tedious. Yet, I can fix that problem … Continue reading

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Disneyland vs. Universal Studios

By Amber K. “Whoo!” That’s the sound of people screaming on roller coasters. I just love amusement parks because of their rides and parades, and for the thrill. Disneyland is awesome, except Universal is cool, too! Which park do you … Continue reading

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Do Playing With Legos Make You Smarter?

By Theodore N. Parents usually say that studying and going to school will make you smarter, but did you know that playing with Legos makes you smarter too?  With colorful Lego bricks, an adult or child can develop their cognitive … Continue reading

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DIY Holiday Treats

By Emily D. “Yummy!” my mother says as she takes a bite of my delicious strawberry Santa. Baking around the holidays can always be a hassle, especially for middle schoolers. Now I’m here to help you make some delicious treats … Continue reading

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DIY Gifts For The Holidays

By Karina F. The holidays are coming! We have to turn on our thinking minds, thoughtful hearts, and start stepping into the marvelous world of DIY! Banners! A great way to dress up your room for Christmas is to line … Continue reading

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Poetry Corner: Fantasy Heart

By Karina F. Flying away to some magical land No worries in the way as we hit the sand Looking this way and that, wandering around No bells ringing except for the chirping bird sounds A magical fantasy where everything … Continue reading

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Rattlesnakes With A Remote: Looking For A Show?

By Dominic B. Have you ever been trying to find something to watch on television, but just can’t decide? Well, the Richardson students have made it a lot easier. I have made a top three list based on the students … Continue reading

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Slime For All Styles

By Karina F. Slime has been a huge trend lately. Crunchy, butter, gloss, all are so fun to play with! They satisfy your urge to play with something and are so versatile! This article will describe some of the most … Continue reading

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Rattlesnakes At The Movies: Thor Ragnorak Review

By Andrew Y.  and Dillon M. Many movies are came out in November but, in my and many other opinions Thor Ragnarok is the best so far. It is packed with action and excitement that we do not see for most … Continue reading

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Help Spread Holiday Cheer

By Karina F. We all know that Christmas time is about spreading cheer and giving. When you get gifts on Christmas, do you think about all the other people in the world that are not as fortunate as you and … Continue reading

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Torrance Residents Attend Turkey Trot

By Luke C. Thanksgiving Morning, in front of the Sam’s Club in Torrance.  There are thousands of people, all with a white tag in front of their running clothes.  The gun goes off and the runners start their 3-mile run. … Continue reading

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