The 2016 Radio City Christmas Spectacular Review

On November 11, my family and I went to NYC to watch Radio City Rockettes perform in the 2016 Radio City Christmas Spectacular. The Broadway performance was an amazing experience for my siblings and me. I would rate the Broadway show 4.6 stars out of 5 stars. You get 3D glasses for a certain part in the show. The best part of the Christmas Spectacular was when the Rockettes were dressed as Santa... Read more »

Within Our Walls

How to stay organized with your locker and your papers in middle school!

How to stay organized with your locker and your papers in middle school!

Isabella

Are you having trouble keeping your locker neatly organized?  Follow these steps to have a neatly organized locker next year for school.    The first step to getting completely ...  Read More »

May 24

The Buzz About Digital Footprints and Citizenship, Explained

The Buzz About Digital Footprints and Citizenship, Explained

Jenna

Imagine this: you’re a little kid, and you’ve been playing out in the mud. When you walk into the house, you forget to take off your shoes. As you trek throughout the hou...  Read More »

May 17

How our Wantagh Middle School Newspaper Got its Name

How our Wantagh Middle School Newspaper Got its Name

May 3, 2016

Have you ever wondered why we got the name Smoke Signals? The Wantagh area was inhabited by the Merokee, a tribe of the Metoac Indians, prior to the f...  Read More »

Science Olympiads

April 5, 2016

Science Olympiads is a competition that’s based on science. There are many events you can do, such as making a bottle rocket, designing a bridge, or...  Read More »

Wantagh Tech Day

Wantagh Tech Day

January 19, 2016

On Saturday, January 10, I, along with fellow Smoke Signals editors Robbie and Nick, attended Wantagh Middle School and Wantagh High School's Tech Day...  Read More »

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Beyond Our Walls

The 2016 Radio City Christmas Spectacular Review

The 2016 Radio City Christmas Spectacular Review

Charles

On November 11, my family and I went to NYC to watch Radio City Rockettes perform in the 2016 Radio City Christmas Spectacular. The Broadway performance was an amazing...  Read More »

Feb 7

Top 10 Failed Video Game Consoles

Top 10 Failed Video Game Consoles

February 7, 2017

There are many video game consoles/add-ons. Many of them were a success, but many have failed as well. Here is a list of the Top 10 failed video game consoles/add-ons:   ...  Read More »

My Week of Paradise

My Week of Paradise

February 7, 2017

On the week of January 15, my family and I took a vacation to the Sunshine State. We took the Delta Airlines to and back from Florida. It has screens to...  Read More »

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

December 20, 2016

Don’t have time to go shopping for presents? Here are 2 easy gifts you can make at home. How to make a squishy stress ball: You will need flour and tw...  Read More »

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Arts and Entertainment

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

Isabella, Reporter

Don’t have time to go shopping for presents? Here are 2 easy gifts you can make at home. How to make a squishy stress ball: You will need flour and two 2 balloons, plus a...  Read More »

Dec 20

South Korea

South Korea

December 13, 2016

Annyeonghaseyo! South Korea is a great country to visit in Asia. You can go to Seoul, the capital of Korea. At the capital, you can eat local street food...  Read More »

Undertale: Does it Live Up to the Hype?

Undertale: Does it Live Up to the Hype?

May 10, 2016

Undertale is an RPG (role-playing game) that was made by Toby Fox, and only by Toby Fox. No one else. It’s a game that you can get with Steam (a website...  Read More »

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Creative Corner

Lord of the Flies

Ryan, Reporter

The Lord of the Flies by William Golding is one of the most popular novels ever written and a personal favorite of mine. First published in 1954, The Lord of the Flies is...  Read More »

Feb 7

How to Make Oreo Balls

How to Make Oreo Balls

Isabella, Reporter

Ingredients: Chocolate frosting 12 Oreos 1 package of cream cheese Plate Directions:     The first thing you need to do is smash all the Oreos in a bowl. Make sure the...  Read More »

Jan 24

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

Cool and Easy Homemade Gifts

December 20, 2016

Don’t have time to go shopping for presents? Here are 2 easy gifts you can make at home. How to make a squishy stress ball: You will need flour and tw...  Read More »

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