Tag Archives: Science

Google Science Fair 2013

And the GSF2013 winners are….

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City Critter Chats – Parrot & Snake

Today in the Learning Curve at Central Library, Animalia came to talk about animals, and brought along Rocky the Umbrella Cockatoo and Puma the Corn Snake.  Puma slithered around for a bit then decided to take a nap, so Rocky … Continue reading

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Nitro Joe: Air in Action

Check out this slideshow of photos and video clips from Nitro Joe: Air in Action, a special summer program that explores the science of air pressure, with a bit of magic and fun thrown in!

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Summer Reading Kickoff Photo Booth

Ever wonder what you would look like as a scientist? These kids and families tried it on at our summer reading kickoff photo booth, June 2nd, in the Learning Curve. Take a look here!

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Catapult Masters

Cool videos of catapult science learning, featuring slow motion special effects!

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Animalia – City Critters

Today at the Learning Curve Animalia presented their City Critters program which included live Chinchillas and Rats!

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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

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

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Under the Sea

This week, first graders from Greenbriar Elementary read stories about dolphins and other sea life, and then created their own Under the Sea pictures in Kid Pix, displayed in the slideshow below. Schools of fish, seaweed and sea creatures–what else … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Legos

Thanks for joining the Let’s Go Legos activities.  Call 275-4222 to register for our current Photoshop workshop called Digital Design.  Check out the LGL pictures and podcast below!

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