Story Time Podcast

This afternoon in the Curve, we read some stories (including Big is Big (and Little, Little); A House for Hermit Craband the first chapter of The Invention of Hugo Cabret), and then we recorded our favorite parts and predictions in a podcast, which you can listen to below!

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Dr. Seuss Show!

Magic Don presented an entertaining magical show celebrating the beloved Dr. Seuss! Audience members enjoyed magic tricks, interactive reading of Seuss stories, and getting a free copy of a Dr. Seuss book after the show. Check out the photo slideshow below!

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Story Time: Hedgehugs!

Happy Valentine’s Day! In this morning’s story time, we read books about some prickly friends–hedgehogs & porcupines–who have to be creative in order to give their valentine a hug! We also did some Valentine rhymes and songs, and then made some hedgie valentines to share with friends!

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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: Hibernators

Story time this morning was all about animals who hibernate! We read stories, sang lullabies to our animal friends, then made some cozy dens and tucked them in for a long winter’s sleep!

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Speaking Out and Being Heard

This week, students visiting the Curve enjoyed an interactive program, Speaking Out and Being Heard, presented by guest speaker and percussionist Paul Berns from the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Berns incorporated rhythm and percussion into the workshop, which lent special focus to speaking confidently and communicating effectively, drawing on inspiration from the leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Check out the photo slideshow below!

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Story Time: Staying Warm!

With a week filled with snow days, staying cozy inside, and bundling up to go out into the winter wonderland, today’s story time was all about ways for people and animals to stay warm in the wintertime. Check out our take-home craft of paper people all dressed & decked out in their warm & fuzzy finest!

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Winter Break 2013-14

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Story Time: Wishes & Sharing

For last week’s story time, we read Christmas stories and sang come carols as Miss Shellie played her ukulele! For our take-home craft we made some bird feeders from pine cones and peanut butter, sprinkled with bird seed. Happy holidays everyone!

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Fox Hill Reports!

3rd graders from Fox Hill visited the Learning Curve to research historic Hoosiers. Click the play button below to hear their discoveries!

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