Monthly Archives: April 2012

Indiana Partnership for Young Writers

On Tuesday, April 24th 2012, the Indiana Partnership for Young Writers visited the Learning Curve and used the Green Screen Theater to host a Young Writers Reading.¬† 22 children spanning from Kindergarten to 7th Grade and from a plethora of … Continue reading

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Indiana Partnership for Young Writers pt. 2

Part 2 of the recordings made of the readers

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Indiana Partnership for Young Writers pt. 3

Part 3 of the recordings of the readers.

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Observation: Habitats!

This week, fourth graders from IPS #99 visited the Learning Curve and observed some insects (encased in resin, that is) using digital microscopes. Then, students looked at some book illustrations of animals and their homes, and designed their own habitat … Continue reading

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Park Tudor

Sports Animations

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Park Tudor

Exchange students and Park Tudor classmates share some thoughts on these 2 podcasts

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Hutson School

High school students from the Hutson School used Google Earth to learn about different places on the globe. Use the podcast player below to hear the students mini-reports!

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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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