Editor's Note, October 2014

As you navigate your daily life, eating a meal, doing homework, traveling to school and work, what mysteries do you encounter that make you wonder, “How did that happen?” Now you can ask Dr. STEM and find out! more »

Oct 10, 2014 Editor's Desk

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Montclaire Elementary

Principal Emily Miles shares the top 10 things to know about Montclaire Elementary. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Featured Schools

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Westerly Hills Academy

Principal Gwen Shannon shares the top 10 things to know about Westerly Hills Academy. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Featured Schools

More School Nurses Coming Soon

CMS and MCHD Invest in the Future more »

Oct 10, 2014 Articles

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Excavate Your Own Fossils

One of the most exciting things about being a paleontologist is discovering a new fossil. This activity allows you to become a paleontologist and excavate your own fossils from fizzy ice. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Just for Kids

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Bricks and Stanzas

From light rail stations to school courtyards, poetry can be found all over Charlotte’s walls. These painted word murals are more than just art; they’re also chock full of North Carolina history. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Articles

What Are You Made Of?

The Elements in Our World: Part Two more »

Oct 8, 2014 Articles

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  • Baby Gorilla Birthdays

    Bomassa and Apollo, the zoo's two baby gorillas, arrived in August 2012. Now the zoo staff is celebrating both special anniversaries and their impact on the zoo as well as the U.S. captive gorilla population. more »

  • Becoming a Zoo Keeper

    Kids - Wanna be a zoo keeper when you get older? Check out this video from the NC Zoo that explains what it takes to become a keeper. more »

  • Great Ape Weekend (2012)

    Great Ape Weekend 2013 is coming up soon - September 14-15, 2013. Why not check out this video from last year about Great Ape Weekend 2012. more »

  • BBQ and Blues Promo

    Learn all about the upcoming BBQ and Blues festival, brought to you by the Charlotte Center City Partners. more »

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