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New Tech senior writes Science Fiction trilogy for Capstone Project

New Tech senior writes Science Fiction trilogy for Capstone Project

Thomas Rousseau, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

While most high school students have trouble writing a three-page essay, Catherine Jackson, a senior at New Tech [email protected] wrote a full length science fiction trilogy for her senior Capstone project.   A Capstone is a graduation required project that seniors develop and complete on their...

Teacher Feature: Teachers struggle to teach literature “by the book”

March 11, 2011

Zach Sherman English Teacher Sometimes English teachers ruin books. We emphasize quantity more than quality, discuss too many “devices,” refuse to let a book be a book. When I say “we” I really mean “I” because I know I’ve done this and regretted it later. I’ve wanted students to see so much that, ironically, I...

Pretty Little Liars sweeping CHS

January 31, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager "PLL, PLL! PLL's on tonight!" If you follow the show, there's no doubt that you know what those three innocent letters stand for. It calls for watching parties, not soley for the season premier and finale but for each episode for which Coppell High students flock together...

Fowler reviews “Dear John”, both book and movie

February 10, 2010

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer “What does it mean to truly love another?”  This is the question posed in Nicholas Sparks’ praised novel Dear John, recently made into a film which is now No.1 in America. Dear John is an excellent piece of fiction, strewn with “aww” moments from begi...

Kindle kindles my aversion

January 4, 2010

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer If you haven’t heard of the Kindle yet, you will. Largely growing in popularity, this little device is greatly altering the way we read and gain information.  It is an electronic book reader produced by Amazon which allows users to purchase books directly from the d...