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Hawthorne’s Fabulous Photo Shoot

Kindergartners & 1st graders from Hawthorne enjoyed a photo shoot in the Green Screen Theater. The models used props while the photographers used digital cameras to capture the fun!

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Catapult Masters

Cool videos of catapult science learning, featuring slow motion special effects!

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Animalia – City Critters

Today at the Learning Curve Animalia presented their City Critters program which included live Chinchillas and Rats!

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“Like” us on Facebook!

If you are one of the millions of people using Facebook, you should take a second to check our page out!  http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Learning-Curve-at-Central-Library/410361268985621

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SRP Kick-Off 2012 & Purdue’s Rube Goldberg Team

Saturday, June 2nd @ 2pm Purdue’s Rube Goldberg team will visit Central Library to demonstrate their Guinness World Record setting Rube Goldberg Machine!  In the video below Purdue RG team leaders, Zach Umperovitch and Alex Weaver, demonstrate their Tesla Coil!!!

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Young Actors Theatre @ Central Library

Young Actors Theater Performs: Little Red Riding Hood – Saturday, May 5th @ 1pm The Pied Piper – Saturday, May 5th @ 3pm East of the Sun & West of the Moon – Sunday, May 6th @ 3pm A Midsummer … Continue reading

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Kidz Biz Day

This past Saturday, kids and their families participated in the Kidz Biz Day Workshop to learn from real entrepreneurs to prep for Lemonade Day. Following the great presentations by these local entrepreneurs, kids created podcasts, digital designs, and some wonderful … Continue reading

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Some fun money games!

 Here are some fun money-related games in honor of Kidbiz! http://www.primarygames.com/Spending%20Spree/4ar.htm http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/games/peterpigs/ http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/earlymath/BPEnoughCoins.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/earlymath/BPGreaterCoins.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/matching/memoryMath_coins_level1.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/earlymath/Fruit_Shoot_coins.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/money/fruit_shoot_coins2.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/Add%20Like%20Mad%20Math/addlikemad_coin.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/money/fruit_shoot_dollars_and_cents.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/money/MoneyDimes.htm http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/money/MoneyDollars.htm http://www.apples4theteacher.com/java/counting/money.html

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Eastbrook Visits the Curve!

Eastbrook Elementary visited the Learning Curve this month to join in some fun filled activities. Using Mo Willems illustrations as inspiration, Eastbrook 2nd grade students created some great pigeons. Check out Omarion’s pigeon designed in KidPix software. After sharpening their … Continue reading

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Your Wild Backyard

The Indiana Wildlife Federation has an online contest going on during the month of April called “What’s in your Wild Backyard? Check out the IMCPL Kids Blog for more information.

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