The Mustang Moon https://themustangmoon.com The Student News Site of Mount Vernon High School Tue, 04 Feb 2020 20:34:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 Podcast: How Do Video Games Affect Mental Health? https://themustangmoon.com/13313/news/podcast-how-do-video-games-affect-mental-health/ https://themustangmoon.com/13313/news/podcast-how-do-video-games-affect-mental-health/#respond Tue, 04 Feb 2020 20:30:20 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13313

Ethan Hall, Devin Brenke and Kylar Benter interview Counselor Brett Karkosh and Teacher Librarian Suzette Kragenbrink about the effects of video games on youth.

Ethan Hall and Kylar Benter

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E-Sports Video: The Creation of a Team https://themustangmoon.com/13300/news/e-sports-video/ https://themustangmoon.com/13300/news/e-sports-video/#respond Wed, 29 Jan 2020 23:19:37 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13300 E-sports is a new school activity where students compete in online games with other schools. This spring, the club will be playing Rocket League and Super Smash Bros and is advised by Spencer Schmidt. Watch a video about the new activity created by members of the team:

JoAnn Gage
The E-sports team practices in November.

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Convos with Kiddos Episode 2 https://themustangmoon.com/13298/news/convos-with-kiddos-episode-2/ https://themustangmoon.com/13298/news/convos-with-kiddos-episode-2/#respond Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:16:01 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13298

Julissa Govea, Kambree Hultquist, Caelan Hunter, Devon Pirrie, and Diego Torres-Roe interview Jo Nowak-Thompson’s begindergarten class at Washington Elementary.

Diego Torres-Roe, Devon Pirrie, Julissa Govea, Kambree Hultquist, and Caelan Hunter

Listen to Episode 1 here:

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Mount Vernon Community Schools Construction Video https://themustangmoon.com/13295/news/mount-vernon-community-schools-construction-video/ https://themustangmoon.com/13295/news/mount-vernon-community-schools-construction-video/#respond Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:51:00 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13295

Keaton Dennis, Elijah Exley-Schuman, and Scott Koster report on the progress of construction projects in the high school, middle school, and elementary school buildings.

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Herbology and Potions J-term Video https://themustangmoon.com/13292/news/herbology-and-potions-j-term-video/ https://themustangmoon.com/13292/news/herbology-and-potions-j-term-video/#respond Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:14:23 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13292

This video created by Ethan Hall, Devin Brenke, and Kylar Benter explores the new J-term class Herbology and Potions taught by science teachers Alaina Appley and Michaela Just. The class is inspired by the Harry Potter series, but incorporates real science.

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The 2020 J-Term Trip to Europe Slideshow and Podcast https://themustangmoon.com/13285/news/the-2020-j-term-trip-to-europe-slideshow-and-podcast/ https://themustangmoon.com/13285/news/the-2020-j-term-trip-to-europe-slideshow-and-podcast/#respond Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:42:53 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13285 Video
View a slideshow created by the students who visited Europe showing their experiences. At the 10 minute mark, video shows students speaking about their experience:

 

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Also, listen to a podcast where Keaton Dennis and Elijah Exley Schuman interview students who went on the trip:

Scott Koster, Keaton Dennis, Elijah Exley-Schuman

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Girls’ Wrestling: History in the Making https://themustangmoon.com/13282/news/girls-wrestling-history-in-the-making/ https://themustangmoon.com/13282/news/girls-wrestling-history-in-the-making/#respond Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:13:20 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13282 Julissa Govea, Kambree Hultquist, Caelan Hunter, Devon Pirrie, and Diego Torres-Roe interview athletes on the first girls’ wrestling team at Mount Vernon High School.

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The Mustang Moon Podcast: CARE Conference https://themustangmoon.com/13279/news/the-mustang-moon-podcast-care-conference/ https://themustangmoon.com/13279/news/the-mustang-moon-podcast-care-conference/#respond Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:54:21 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13279

Kai Yamanishi, Jasper Rood, and Rafe Pisarik interview Lillie Hawker and Taylor Wilson about their Social Justice J-term planning for the CARE Conference to be held on Monday, Jan. 20 at Mount Vernon High School.

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The Mustang Moon Podcast: Convos with Kiddos https://themustangmoon.com/13261/news/the-mustang-moon-podcast-convos-with-kiddos/ https://themustangmoon.com/13261/news/the-mustang-moon-podcast-convos-with-kiddos/#respond Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:35:55 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13261

Julissa Govea, Kambree Hultquist, Caelan Hunter, Devon Pirrie, and Diego Torres-Roe interview Jo Nowak-Thompson’s begindergarten class at Washington Elementary.

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J-term Comes to an End https://themustangmoon.com/13264/news/j-term-comes-to-an-end/ https://themustangmoon.com/13264/news/j-term-comes-to-an-end/#respond Thu, 16 Jan 2020 22:00:05 +0000 https://themustangmoon.com/?p=13264
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