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Reader’s Theater

Recently, second graders from Lakeside Elementary created and peformed their own stories using Story Cubes, Mixcraft software, and snowball microphones. Listen to their tales below!

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Story Time: Yarns About Knitting

Today we read stories about knitting, featuring sheep’s wool being made into colorful yarn, and making sweaters for penguins! For our craft, we made woolly sheep from clothespins, yarn, & construction paper. The more yarn you add, the fluffier the sheep!

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February @ the Learning Curve!

Check out what’s happening this month at the Curve! Click the image below for full size.

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Story Time: Penguins!

Brrr! Some animals love the cold! Last week for story time we read stories about penguins and their friends that live far away. We made penguin puppets with paper and Popsicle sticks as our take-home craft. Join us on Friday mornings at 11am … Continue reading

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Hot Jazz for Cool Kids!

This year’s Hot Jazz for Cool Kids series kicks off this Sunday with Kenny Phelps & Friends! These free performances by Indy’s lead jazz musicians are a great way to introduce jazz music to kids–while parents and friends enjoy it … Continue reading

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January @ the Learning Curve!

Happy New Year! Check out what’s happening this month at the Curve! Click the image below for full size.

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Story Time 2.0: Reader’s Theater

Recently, Fox Hill Elementary and IPS #15 students used Story Cubes and their imaginations to create and share their own stories! Narrators read & recorded their group’s story using a snowball mic and Mixcraft software, while other members of the group … Continue reading

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December @ the Learning Curve!

Check out what’s happening this month at the Curve! Click the image below for full size.

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November @ the Learning Curve!

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Library Trick or Treat

Happy Halloween from the Learning Curve! Thanks to all the little trick or treaters who joined in for our story time and library Trick or Treat parade! Check out the slideshow below:

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