Monthly Archives: June 2011

Lifebridge Community

Today at the Learning Curve, kids from Lifebridge Community researched World War II.  Hear their research discoveries with the podcacst player below.

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Stop Action ANTimation!

Our summer University Heights group created some awesome stop action animations using webcams, Frames software, and some building blocks and plastic bugs n’ critters as props. Check ’em out!

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Teen Read: What Happened to Goodbye

Here’s a recommendation for a great summer read to add to your SRP stack! Popular teen author Sarah Dessen’s newest release, What Happened to Goodbye, follows the story of Mclean Sweet, who goes by a different name in each new … Continue reading

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Interfaith Hospitality Network

On Wednesday, June 22nd, Interfaith Hospitality Network visited the Learning Curve and completed a version of our iMap activity using Google Earth. The students learned the basics of navigating Google Earth’s layers, and then plotted three points unique to each … Continue reading

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Animal Cinquains!

On Wednesday, June 22nd, kids from the Interfaith Hospitality Network created their own cinquains, that they then recorded and created an accompanying picture. (What’s a cinquain? Click here to find out.) Check out the pictures and audio below!

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More Summer Monsters

This Monday, June 20th, kids from the Center for Inquiry visited the Learning Curve, where we read a few poems from Barry Polisar’s Curious Creatures. After talking about habitats, diets, distinguishing features, and life cycles; they then created their own … Continue reading

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Babies Play with Robot Dinosaurs – Photographers 3-9 Years Old

Our robot dinosaurs had a busy day playing during their photo shoot!

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Diary of a Bug Continued

Check out the slideshow below for more insect-inspired art!

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Diary of a Bug!

Hear kids observations using the podcast player below!  In this activity there were 3 microscope stations and 3 insect habitats: ladybugs, ants and lightning bugs.

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Buggin’ Out

Check out the insect diagrams kids created using KidPix!

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