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Girl Scouts: Inventors, Architects, & Movie-Makers

This weekend in the Curve, Brownie Girl Scouts read and talked about Inventors and Architects, and then worked together to create these stop motion animations using a laptop, Frames software, a webcam, and some blocks to create the effect of … Continue reading

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SENSE Charter School Podcasts

SENSE Charter School visited the Learning Curve today and recorded some podcasts after listening to “The Invention of Hugo Cabret” by Brian Selznick.  Below you can listen to what the kids had to say about the book!

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Imagine West Animal Podcast

  Today, 2nd graders from Imagine West read the books Where in the Wild? (all about camouflage!) and Terrific Tongues (fun facts about animal tongues!). Listen to the reports below to hear some of the interesting things we learned about … Continue reading

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Story Time Theater: More Hugo!

Today, Eastbrook Elementary 2nd graders visited the Curve and put their spin on our Hugo Story Time Theater activity. With Mixcraft and a microphone, students brought illustration sequences from The Invention of Hugo Cabret to life using descriptive sentences, original sound … Continue reading

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Little Learners Lineup

Upcoming at the Curve: More featured story times and programs for your little (and littlest) learners!

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John & Hank Green – Live Streaming Event!

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Gambold Preparatory Magnet High School

Students from Gambold Preparatory Magnet High School visit Central Library to learn about podcasting software and checkout books. Click the play button below to hear student comments!

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Precious Angels Hugo Podcast

Today, the Precious Angels group visited the Curve and read the first chapter of Brian Selznick’s The Invention of Hugo Cabret. After listening, they recorded a podcast of some highlights and thoughts inspired by the book:

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Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp Reports!

Students from Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp visited Central Library to practice searching and reporting using the online catalog, wordle and podcasting station.  Click the play button to hear their report, and check out the example word cloud below!

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Stories in Bloom

April showers bring May flowers! Join us this month as we celebrate spring with story times for little ones on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 and also by request! Featured titles for May include The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle and … Continue reading

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