Summer CuriosityCamps Scheduled at EarthWorks and Exchange City

Summer is a great time for your kids to have fun and relax, but that doesn’t mean they shouldn’t be learning! TLE offers week-long camps for all students to come and experience EarthWorks and Exchange City in a new way! The students get to dig deeper into the activities, and they can learn from each other to create new life-long memories. During their time at EarthWorks Curiosity Camp, students become wildlife biologists and learn extensively about each of our five habitats; Soil, Pond, Forest, Cave and Prairie.  Over the course…

Indoor Activities to Kick the Wintertime Blues

Considering it is late November the weather has been pretty nice in the Kansas City area, and we have still been able to enjoy our outdoor activities.  With December coming the temperature is beginning to drop, and we will have to start spending our time inside. Let your imagination run, and don’t spend all winter watching TV and playing video games! Reading books are always a fun way to learn and dream, but there is also so much more you can do with a book! Encourage your children to act…

The New Wave of Learning

Learning is something that some children have a very hard time doing.  Sitting in a class room all day may not be the most stimulating setting for a child.  Children love to see how things work; they want to know every last detail.  Ever wonder why they ask so many questions? What is the best way to teach then? Something we at TLE like to call experiential learning.  It is our guiding educational philosophy in EarthWorks and Exchange City.  We believe that students learn best from experiences though immersion and…