Monthly Archive: February 2014

Feb 27

Saftey Tips, Code Words, and Techniques

Why would you need a family code word? Families sometimes practice ways of letting each other know they are in trouble, hurt, scared, or something bad is about to happen. Code words have been useful to family’s lives, shops, law enforcement, military, and even for important people such as the president. Families should practice at …

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Feb 26

What Was Your Experience On An Airplane?

There are so many ways that things can go wrong on an airplane. The engines could go out, the engine could stall or run out of gas, get hit by something, and so many other ways. Many of our CRMS students have flown often and sometimes far. Some of them have flown by themselves and …

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Feb 25

Kids and Electronics

Everywhere you look you can see kids younger than you with electronics! Young kids are always on some kind of an electronic device and you see more advertisements for their age that are websites and games for them to practice learning so they’re prepared for the future. Courtesy To Google Images Mrs. Kurjak, 8th grade …

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Feb 21

Valentine’s Day

Have you ever wondered what Valentine’s Day was? What it was about? Not just the candy, flowers and sweethearts. Where did it come from? Three hundred years after the death of Jesus Christ, the Roman emperor Claudius II, was involved in many bloody and unpopular campaigns. He was having a very difficult time getting soldiers …

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Feb 21

Millionaires

Everyone dreams of having a lot of money. Kids dream of having a lot of money so they can buy this cool toy they saw on TV or a new piece of clothing that they saw in their favorite store that costs quite a bit of cash. Adults wish for a lot of money for …

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Feb 20

Advice for TCAP

TCAP is known for the most nerve racking test in our school. For tests like this, you have to prepare yourself by getting a good night sleep, having a good and healthy breakfast, and to study. This could only improve your scores. Eighth graders at CRMS have been doing TCAP for six years now and …

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Feb 20

Are You Ready For the Next Step to High School?

Are you ready to leave middle school and take the next step to your future? School can be extremely difficult sometimes and that is where teachers come in. Teacher can help us when school gets difficult. They also roll out our future only wanting the best for us as students. It is their job to …

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Feb 19

High School Bound!

High school can sometimes be a difficult time in one’s life or a very exciting time in someones life. Around Colorado there are several amazing high schools that people can choose to go to. The most common choices for Coal Ridge students are Frederick, Mead, Erie, and Niwot high schools.     The highlights of …

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Feb 18

Technology, The New Way of Learning

The IPad mini, a device made for music, social media, and games; it’s the new tool for learning. There are many apps made for this device some better than others, but some of these are very complex and hard to use. Other questions are what apps will we be using and if those are the …

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Feb 18

The Disgusting Truth About Fast Food

We all have probably eaten at a fast food restaurants and it is really tasty. But what is actually in the food that they serve? A lot of fast food companies say they make their food with fresh ingredients. “My favorite fast food restaurant is Mcdonald’s because their food tastes good,” says Keanu Cooley. Mcdonald’s …

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