Monthly Archives: July 2011

La Plaza’s Google Earth map

On July 22nd, kids from La Plaza’s summer camp visited the Learning Curve. They created their own maps in Google Earth, fulfilling three prompts: 1. Mark a place you’ve been. 2. Mark a place you want to go. 3. Mark … Continue reading

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Drawing gardens…

Today, Hawthorne Community Center visited the Curve, read The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle, and worked on drawing their own gardens. A few of their results are below. From July 19th – Hawthorne From July 19th – Hawthorne From July … Continue reading

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YAT Presents: The Hobbit – Saturday, July 23rd & Sunday, July 24th @ 2:00pm

This upcoming weekend, Indianapolis’ Young Actors Theatre and the Learning Curve present an adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, dramatized by Edward Mast. Like always, it’s a free show for all-ages! This program will be held in Central Library’s Clowes … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Legos!

Make a car at the Learning Curve’s Lego table!  First, assemble 4 wheels, 2 axles, lego blocks, motor, and gears.   Next, connect a crank to make your car go.  Click the “Play Now” link below to see examples.  Let’s … Continue reading

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More bugs & habitats!

On June 29th, summer campers from 100 Black Men of Indy visited the Curve, observed insect habitats, then created their own bugs and habitats using drawing software. Check out their results below.

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