June 12, 2018
What’s bubbling up inside you right now? You ought to read this interview with a world-renowned creative giant.
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January 13, 2018
Kipple or Nonkipple? The penultimate week of our reading of PKD‘s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
That's our well-thumbed, extensively annotated, and copiously tabbed instructor copy of Philip K. Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?. To →
July 3, 2017
Welcome aboard, Wilfred! We love bringing new students up to speed!
Wilfred, we are quite pleased to report, is really getting a kick out of the story which he and our other Introductory 1 students are currently reading: →
March 28, 2017
“I am Archie. I cannot lose.”
The Chocolate Warand the law of large numbers
Robert Cormier's The Chocolate War is an exquisitely crafted, multilayered tale of one youth's struggle to maintain his sense of self against mounting →
January 17, 2017
Is your octopus a boy or a girl? Here’s what you need to know to figure it out!
We've just finished our reading of The Octopus Scientists. Before diving into our next book, we gave our students a chance to put some of the information →
January 10, 2017
Is the pasta a hollow tube? Using a dichotomous key to classify pieces of pasta.
1. Is the pasta a hollow tube? If so, go to #2. If not, go to #4. 2. Is the pasta straight? If so, it’s penne rigate. If not, go to #3. Those →
October 31, 2016
Can you control your teeth? Even in the presence of a strawberry Dip Dab?
Above, you can see one of our youngest and newest students, Cheryl savoring her first encounter with a strawberry Dip Dab. Guess which laugh-out-loud →
August 17, 2016
Laserhand. Laserhand. Does the cool stuff a laser can!
Hello there! Here inside our workshop deep within Accella's secret lair, we're about to launch into further preparations for this week's hands-on learning →