Tag Archives: Mixcraft

Story Time 2.0: Extra Yarn

Today, third graders from Skiles Test visited the Curve and read the story Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett, about a girl named Annabelle who finds a box with colorful yarn that never seems to run out–and one very determined archduke … Continue reading

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Books & Beanbags: The Search for WondLa – Sonshine Podcast

Sonshine Campers listened to the first chapter of The Search for WondLa by Toni DiTerlizzi and then recorded their comments and questions about the story so far:

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Lemonade Day 2013

In preparation for Lemonade Day 2013, kids are creating signs and budgets! Lemonade Day is on Saturday, May 18th so there’s still time to plan your lemonade stand and recipe!

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Eleanor Skillen IPS 34 Podcast

6th Grade students from Eleanor Skillen came to the Learning Curve today to research Astronomy, something they have been learning about at school.  Some of the students found some interesting books and podcasted their results, feel free to listen below! … 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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Bunker Hill Elementary

Bunker Hill Elementary discusses the The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick. Use the podcast player below to hear the students’ comments. The podcast player has 8 tracks so be sure to use track buttons to hear all the … 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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Story Time Theater: Hugo

            This week, Nativity Catholic students visited the Learning Curve and brainstormed creative ways to re-tell the story behind the pictures in the first chapter of The Invention of Hugo Cabret by recording descriptive narrative sentences … Continue reading

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New Music Made with MixCraft

Listen to the new sounds made by these 3 young people: Hunter Hattie Andre

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