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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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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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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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Story Time: Off to School!

This morning for story time, we read books all about going to school! We also sang about the wheels on the (school) bus, plus made little bookworms to hang out on our pencils. See some pics below:

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Stories with the Indiana Fever!

This week in the Curve, special guests from the Indiana Fever visited the Curve and read stories to second graders from IPS School #96.  Check out some photos below!

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Happy 15th Anniversary, Harry Potter!

Harry Potter (the books) turns 15 today! To celebrate, we “played” Quidditch on the computer with Pivot Stick Figure Animator. Stop by the Curve and you can take a look at our Harry Potter Lego sets on display, plus see … Continue reading

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Story Time: Things that Go!

Last week for story time, we sang and read about things that go: cars, trucks, trains, you name it! For our craft, we made little cars from TP cardboard tubes, corrugated paper, and drinking straws! See the pics below:

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Story Time: Pets!

Each week for story time follows a fun new theme for little learners! Last week was all about pets, from stories and songs featuring our fun-loving animal friends, to making pet rocks as our take-home craft. We even had a very … Continue reading

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