Thinkport Newsletter: Summer Learning Safari

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May 31, 2017 Edition

Summer safari

Boost children's brainpower this summer with a safari of learning activities, leap into online learning and earn credits or clock hours on-the-go, and explore imaginative music and art with MPT. 

Summer Read

Keep Summer Learning Going Strong

Summer reading challenges, edible architecture, art workshops and more. It’s all part of Enoch Pratt Free Library’s season of learning and fun. It isn’t always easy to prevent the summer slide, but these activities will help keep the kids engaged and interested all summer long.

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Transform Your Summer Program with
PBS KIDS Adventures

Inspire a love of math and literacy in your summer program using a collection of learning adventures based on popular PBS KIDS characters and programs. These 5-day thematic units use a combination of videos, games and hands-on activities to teach students early math concepts in a fun framework. (Ages 4-5 and 6-8)

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Online Courses

Power Up Your Professional Development

Put on your thinking cap! Keep your mind engaged and occupied  this summer with online learning opportunities from Thinkport and MPT.

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> Access Early Education courses 

Young Artists

Maryland Students Star in Musical Performance

Young Artists of America: The Songs of Tim Rice
Airing on MPT | June 1, 8:00 pm

Savor a musical experience performed by the Young Artists of America, a highly talented group of Maryland high school students based in Bethesda, Maryland. Enjoy songs from some of Tim Rice's biggest hits, including Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Aladdin and The Lion King.

Here is a sneak peek from behind the scenes!

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Ches Collect

Share Your Treasures With MPT

Chesapeake Collectibles
Taping: June 17 or 18 | Ellicott City, MD

Have you ever wondered if that antique vase that's stored in the attic is worth any money? Do you have a family heirloom you want appraised? Bring it down to MPT’s 8th annual taping of Chesapeake Collectibles. You and your treasures may be selected to appear in the new series.

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> Explore more art on MPT with Artworks