Category Archives: Books

Bunny Story Time

Today’s story time featured bunnies…and an Easter Cat! Our take-home craft was a poseable bunny all decked out for Easter with paper accessories and fasteners to make moveable parts–perfect for hopping away, sharing eggs, or waving hello!

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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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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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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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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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Library Trick or Treat!

Join us on Halloween morning for a themed story time and a trick or treat parade through the library to show off costumes and collect some goodies!

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Read for the Record: Bunny Cakes

Today is Jump Start’s Read for the Record: a day to celebrate reading! All over the country, the book Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells is being read on this day as a part of the largest shared reading experience! This … Continue reading

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Read for the Record!

Help us break a record–with story time! Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 21st at 10am for our Read for the Record interactive story time featuring Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells. Across the country, others will be reading the same book–all for a great cause! … Continue reading

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Story Time: Bat Buddies!

Today’s story time was all about bats! We read stories about nocturnal animals, interesting sounds animals make, and bats in the library! For our craft, we made bat buddies with toilet paper rolls, printable bat wings, plus crayons and markers. … Continue reading

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Little Architects!

Kindergartners and first graders from IPS/Butler University Laboratory School read a story about architecture, and then created this stop motion animation of a group build using blocks, Frames software, and a webcam. Check out their building designs below!

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