Category Archives: Books

Story Time: Let’s Bake

Last week’s story time featured some mouth-watering stories, pretend baking, and paper-cupcake making! Check out the photos below:

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Story Time: Seasons!

Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer: which season is your favorite? In today’s story time, we read stories that capture all four, and then we decorated trees with tissue paper and cotton balls to represent all of the seasons displayed on … Continue reading

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Story Time: El Dia de los Muertos & Halloween

Today at story time, we celebrated El Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) and Halloween! We sang songs and rhymes about pumpkins and bats, and read stories about sugar skulls and cats! We had fun talking about trick-or-treating … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Pretend!

Little Learners had fun pretending this morning at story time with songs, motions, fingerplays, books with imaginative stories, and lots of playful pretending with props plus acting on stage in the Green Screen Theater!

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Story Time: Forest Friends!

This morning’s story time was all about forest animals! We read the stories Over in the Forest by Marianne Berkes and Blackberry Banquet by Terry Pierce. We sang songs and rhymes about bears, squirrels, and owls, played with puppets, and … Continue reading

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Hide & Seek Tour

This morning, a group of K-2nd grade homeschoolers starred in this video inspired by the game of hide and seek!

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Story Time: Let’s Explore!

Little explorers were ready for adventure in this interactive story time all about exploring! We packed our bags and set off: Songs: Row, Row, Row Your Boat & Goin’ on a Bear Hunt Books: Into the Wild by Lerryn Korda & … Continue reading

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Story Time: Talk Like a Pirate!

Ahoy, mateys! In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate Day, we dug out the ol’ story time treasure chest, sang some sea shanties, told tales of adventure, and crafted our own swashbucklin’ swag of pirate hats and eye patches … Continue reading

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Big Library Read!

Join the Big Library Read by reading or listening to “Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth” as eBook or audiobook between September 16th – 30th.  Also, check out the daily detective activities at IndyPL Kids’ Blog!

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Story Time: Jobs We Can Do!

In celebration of the recent Labor Day holiday, today’s story time was all about different jobs that people do. We shared ideas of what might be a fun job to have when we’re big, and we also learned about some … Continue reading

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