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How to Spruce Up a Virtual Learning Space

Little things like plants, decorative figures, and plush toys play a key role in making a desk look fantastic.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

September 5, 2020

Virtual learning has now officially begun, meaning all students have officially started their first week of online learning. As a result of the transition to a completely new learning environment, the first week of school might be a bit more stressful than usual. One way to make the start of the scho...

DIY’s To Do During Quarantine

After finishing up your homework, it is difficult to know what to do next, especially when you cannot leave your home.

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus, these past weeks have been very stressful for everyone. Along with cancelations of school and vacations, we were asked to stay home and, although it is for the best in order to stop the spread, figuring out what to do on a daily basis is a full on struggle. It may be boring sometimes,...

Ramadan in Quarantine: the Worst Type of Hangry

Ramadan is a holy month in Islam spent self-reflecting. This year, it is spent in self-quarantine.

Jana Faour, Reviews and Copy Editor

May 5, 2020

After the first week of self-quarantine, it became clear that the only thing to look forward to daily was snack breaks. 48 days in, nothing has changed. However, as if the luck of humanity has not already been tested and impaired during this pandemic, the universe decided to tally another responsibility...

Is Now the Time to Reopen Florida’s Beaches?

As Coronavirus continues to spread throughout the world, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has decided to let cities open up their beaches this past week.

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

On April 17, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis began reopening beaches and parks in Jacksonville as more states have decided to loosen restrictions enforced during this pandemic. DeSantis stated that Florida municipalities have the authority to open up its beaches as long as people practiced social distancing...

Easy Recipes to Make During Quarantine

Some easy quarantine recipes that can cure the boredom everyone is feeling right now.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

Due to the coronavirus and the consequential quarantine that has occurred, staying at home can become extremely boring. However, there is always that one thing that can bring a bored teenager comfort and temporary entertainment—food. A great way to take your mind off of the stress and uncertainty that...

Switching Up Your Style During Quarantine

While at home, students can take their mind off school work and enjoy a break by changing up their style. Cavaliers can do this by styling their hair differently, buying clothes online, decorating their rooms, or working on self-care and fitness.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

With the cancellation of schools causing students to stay at home all day, things can quickly get boring. Not being able to hang out with friends or go out and being stuck doing homework nonstop has left many struggling to occupy their time. Luckily, being in quarantine has its upsides, as teenagers...

highlights quarantine kitchen

highlights quarantine kitchen

Barbara Borja, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

Looking for some quick and (mostly) healthy treats during quarantine? Featured below are a few favorite recipes, which are sure to satisfy between meals or late night cravings. No need for special equipment or skills to complete these classic yet innovative dishes. Ranging from  ultra healthy foods to f...

Self-Care During Quarantine: Reducing Stress

Senior Marina Tischenkel practicing her triangle pose outdoors

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Amidst all of the turmoil of quarantine, it is very important that one takes care of themselves, not just physically but mentally as well. Mental health is just as important and should be a priority. Ever since social distancing and quarantine began, many have been cooped up at home by themselves. This...

What Should You Be Doing During Quarantine?

The Game of Life is one of the many board games you can play with your family during this tough time.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

As of right now, the world is on pause due to the worldwide spread of the Coronavirus. People have been forced into the confinement of their homes until further notice, and schools have been closed indefinitely. This has caused people to get a little restless after spending almost a month now in quarantine....

Cavaliers Pursue New Hobbies During Quarantine

Our Cavaliers discovering new hobbies throughout this break. Ranging from youtube to stretching in your living room, everyone can try something new.

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

April 22, 2020

The entire world is going through an unsettling time right now because of the coronavirus–schools have been canceled, millions have been laid off, stores are empty and people are required to stay home. Evidently, we can not do most of the things that we would usually do here in Miami such as going ...

Not Okay With This Quarantine? Binge this show

Featured above is Sydney Novak, played by Sophia Lillis, sitting next to Stanley Barber, played by Wyatt Oleff, watching one of their schools' football game.

Maya Shah, Staff Writer

April 14, 2020

The new Netflix series, titled I’m Not Okay With This, made its debut this year, which follows a troubled teenage girl with newfound supernatural abilities. Sydney Novak, played by Sophia Lillis, has a rocky home life that results in uncontrollable rage. This leads to her discovery of telepathic abi...

Cómo aprovechar al máximo el aprendizaje a distancia

Muchos maestros están utilizando diferentes plataformas como Google Classroom y Edmodo como su forma de comunicación con los estudiantes.

Maria Puyana, Staff Writer

April 6, 2020

A la luz de todo el caos que esta ocurriendo en el mundo debido a la pandemia del coronavirus, la vida cotidiana de todos ha sido afectada. Ha resultado en el cierre de tiendas y restaurantes hasta la cancelación de eventos deportivos y el cierre de escuelas. El martes 17 de marzo, el gobernador de...

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