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S.E.E.D. opens ancient doorways to learning for children at Rainbow Express Nursery school

March 18, 2013

Some lucky students from the Rainbow Express Nursery School got to participate in the Dinosaur Detectives Program. Pictured are three students who got to help place ribs on a triceratops skeleton prop: (from left) Emma Burkett, Camryn Hall and Jack Fairman. (Photo by Destiny Pifer/The Punxsutawney Spirit)

PUNXSUTAWNEY — It's a subject that perks up the ears of almost every young child — DINOSAURS!

Over the course of the past week, the 4- and 5-year-olds at the Rainbow Express Nursery School have been studying dinosaurs, and last Friday, they were excited to receive a visit from an employee who works at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh.

They were even more excited when they learned that she was from the Dinosaur Detectives program.

The school received the visit as part of the Students Extra Educational Development (S.E.E.D.) Program, which is sponsored by Shop n' Save.

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