Category Archives: Books

Play the Game at Gen Con; Meet the Author Here!

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Summer Reading is Here!

Today is the first day of the summer reading program! Tune into good books, earn points for reading, and turn in points for cool prizes! Plus, check out our mix of tech activities, featured workshops, special programs, summer movies, and … Continue reading

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Story Time: Counting!

Count with me, 1-2-3! Today’s stories featured numbers and counting (plus animals and vegetables who love both!) We read four books, did three fingerplays, and played with iPads and Tiggly Counts and Shapes (five for each!) Can you count down the … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Play Library!

Today’s story time was all about the library! We read stories and did ryhmes about going to the library, and then we played library with a pretend book return and library books, due date cards, bookmarks, and library cards! We … Continue reading

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Story Time: April Showers & May Flowers!

    April showers bring May flowers! Our recent story times featured rainy day stories with rhythm, puddle jumpin’ and rain-making games, a cloud mobile craft, and then, adding some sunshine, planting rainbows, and making tissue paper gardens! Story times … Continue reading

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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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