This week at Nova, (4/21 – 4/25) Writing prompts were handed out in classes. The purpose of the prompts was for students to write an essay, and then self-evaluate the work. This shall give Nova teachers an idea of where Nova students are generally at with their writing skills. Below is a link to an online survey, you can tell us how you feel you did on your essay. Don’t forget to also fill out the form you were given in class as that is the main way teachers will know where you’re at.
Netflix Instant Streaming might be one of the best inventions of the last 10 years. It brought about a new way of watching television and films. Never before could someone sit down and watch all of the best John Hughes movies in a night then go straight into watching Lost or Supernatural or even the […]
Recently, there was an all-school-meeting during coor. Students gathered in the Great Hall, also known as the cafeteria/auditorium, to hear about Nova’s ongoing attendance issues. What I mean by issues, is that since changing the way we take attendance this year, we have lost money in our budget due to more students being considered truant. […]
If you’ve never seen Veronica Mars you’ve really been missing out. The show ran from 2003 through 2007. There are only 64 episodes and a movie so it’s a show you can easily watch in a week or so. It focuses on a highschool girl who says exactly what you wish you could say but […]
What did the rug say to the floor? I’ve got you covered! A piece of rope walks into a bar. The bartender says “We don’t serve your kind here!” The rope walks out, ties himself up, and unravels his ends. He walks back in, and the bartender says “Hey, aren’t you that rope that was […]
Last Thursday I went to Christina’s swing dance lesson after school. Being an avid dancer, I was excited to dance. Unfortunately, I know how to dance, so going to the lesson was like going to kindergarten again. Annoyingly simple for someone who has been dancing for years. But that’s just me! I already […]