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Humans of QVMS: Mia Perel – 8th grade soloist at the chorus concert

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


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Mia Perel - 8th grade soloist at chorus concert You must know that my performance at the concert was my first time singing in front of a group of people. As you can imagine I was nervous, but it was an amazing time in the end. I basically got started singing because I was beginning to learn instr...

Humans of QVMS: Abby Smith – Senior Lacrosse player at QV

Humans of QVMS: Abby Smith – Senior Lacrosse player at QV

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


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I started playing the sport about 9 years ago with my babysitter. She was the captain of the high school team at the time and, to keep me occupied she gave me a stick and made me pass with her. We played everyday and, I fell in love with the sport. I play attack but, if I could switch positions I woul...

Humans of QVMS: Juliette Vybiral – Pitcher for the QVMS Softball Team

Hannah Turk, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


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How did you get started in playing softball? I started playing when I was 6 years old. I started playing for Avenworth and just stayed with softball.      2) What posititon do you play? If you could play any other position what would it be and why? For the Quaker Valley Middle School I a...

Video Game Review: Cat Mario

Video Game Review: Cat Mario

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


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Ah...I remember playing this when I was around 8. I couldn’t figure out this was supposed to be a troll game, nor figure out how to get to the next level. Time to do this game all over again. A trap here, a trap there...you will die over and over again, but you have unlimited lives, so don’t worry...

Video Game Review: Castle War

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


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This game is a card game where you fight either the enemy player or the person you’re playing with by attacking or building your castle. Having to reach 100 castle height or completely demolishing the other’s castlewi the game. A player uses magic, weapons, and building bricks to help defend and...

Scythe: Book Review

Scythe: Book Review

Miralhi Taylor-Martin, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


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Rowan and Citra are kids who blend into the background. Until one fateful day when they are chosen to be an apprentice to a Scythe. Scythes are bringers of death in this time, for death has been conquered. Neither of these teens want this role, which qualifies them for the job right away.  Rowan and...

Matches

Matches

Graham Thompson, Cartoonist

April 27, 2018


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Landslide: A Song Inspired Short Story

Hannah Steines-Wolfson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


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  *This short story is inspired by Fall Out Boy's "The Last of the Real Ones."  The song lyrics are italicized.* “Nona?” he called out, unable to find her.   I was just an only child of the universe, And then I found you, And then I found you.   “Nona!...

Haunt the House

Haunt the House

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


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Haunt the House is a free online game. Basically, you're a ghost that haunts certain objects in the house to scare people. Here’s the catch; the scarier you are, the more abilities you get, but, scare people too much and they’ll do something dumb, like try to climb down a window. Your obj...

Achievement Unlocked 1

Achievement Unlocked 1

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


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Achievement Unlocked 1 is a free online Puzzle & Skill Game. P.S: The space bar does literally nothing. Basically, you are a blue elephant trying to unlock all the achievements you can. Throw yourself into spikes, find secret hideouts and numbers (to help you unlock more achievements, of course)...

Creative Writing Contest Winners

Olivia Gnad

April 11, 2018


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Quaker Valley Middle School’s QV Ink Newspaper is proud to announce the winner of the Creative Writing Contest. Congratulations to Amelia Kain, who won first place with her short story submission of “Trip Wolf” and to Angi Krebs, who won second place with her submission of “My Long Story”!...

Stranger than Fanfiction Book Review

Stranger than Fanfiction Book Review

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


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Stranger than Fanfiction By: Chris Colfer Number of Pages: 295 Cash Carter is a famous young adult, of the hit show Wiz Kids. A fan jokingly invites him on a cross-country road trip with him and his three best friends, and Cash oddly accepts. Cash learns about each character through the s...

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