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Say Hola to Señora Stearns!

Say Hola to Señora Stearns!
September 18, 2020

Sra. Stearns has recently joined the Canyon Vista staff as a new Spanish teacher. Read this Q&A to learn a bit about our brand-new staff member. Q: Was there an exact moment you decided that teaching...

Bienvenidos Señor Rogers!

Bienvenidos Señor Rogers!
A Q&A with our New Spanish Teacher
September 17, 2020

Señor Rogers joined Canyon Vista this fall and is excited to be part of our school. Q: What got you interested in learning Spanish? A: Initially it was the practicality of it living in Texas. The...

Bienvenue Madame Kerkhofs!

Bienvenue Madame Kerkhofs!
A Q&A with our New French Teacher
September 17, 2020
"I am originally from the Netherlands and Dutch..."

The Best Board Games of All Time

Monopoly is fun, but you'll need to manage your money to be great.
September 16, 2020

These are all time classics, but remember this is subjective, and not everyone will agree on my picks. But anyway, these 6 are my favorite board games of all time!

5 Video Games to Pick Up During Quarantine

Animal Crossing: New Horizons may be the single most hyped game this year, as well as quarantine's most popular game. The personal and real feel of every action you take is a great distraction from everything else happening around you. You get to be in your own little world and make it just how you want it to be. The creative opportunities are countless, leaving your imagination as the only limit.
September 8, 2020

There's no reason to be bored at home. Pick up some of these video games to entertain you.

Tik-Tok and WeChat Ban – All You Need to Know

Tik-Tok and WeChat Ban - All You Need to Know
September 8, 2020

India has already banned Tik-Tok and WeChat; will the U.S. follow suit? Tik-Tok and WeChat are both popular apps under threat of a ban. President Trump has issued an executive order that bans transactions...

YA Black Lives Matter Books to Read Right Now

YA Black Lives Matter Books to Read Right Now
This is a great list of some great timely books to read during the Black Lives Matter Movement!
September 3, 2020

 

Photography in Quarantine

Photography in Quarantine
August 20, 2020

Things get pretty boring at home and many people are trying to find things that they can do which don't require going outside. Photography is a great thing to do if that's the case! All you need is something...

How is Population Density Affecting the Pandemic?

How is Population Density Affecting the Pandemic?
May 18, 2020

For those who don't know, population density is the amount of people that live in a certain unit of area. For example, if there are 100 people in a 200-yard area, the population density would be 0.5/y,...

Austin Businesses That Are Closing Permanently Due To COVID 19

Austin Businesses That Are Closing Permanently Due To COVID 19
May 15, 2020

Businesses all over have been affected hard by the coronavirus because they are not getting the business that they usually receive. Here in Austin, there are several local businesses that have closed due...

Top Ten Weirdest Ocean Animals

Top Ten Weirdest Ocean Animals
May 11, 2020

The ocean is a weird place full of things we don't even know about! So here are top ten weirdest ocean creatures in no particular order. Enjoy! 1.Giant Isopod These guys are native to chilly, deep waters...

Why Are So Many People Altering their Hair Right now?

Why Are So Many People Altering their Hair Right now?
May 11, 2020

If you have been on Youtube, Instagram, or any social media platform, you may have noticed people taking some scissors and dye and changing the look of their hair. Some people are even using tattoo kits...

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