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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 forĀ 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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Little Learners in Bloom

Little Learners story times will continue throughout the school year on Friday mornings at 10:30 in the Learning Curve! Join us for stories, songs, and activities, with a fun new theme each week! Today was all about flowers–check out our … Continue reading

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Story Time & Shoebox Symphony

Our last Little Learner’s story time for the summer was all about music! We sang songs, played musical shakers, read stories with rhythm, made our very own egg shakers, and recorded an original tune with instruments made from recycled objects! … Continue reading

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Books & Beanbags: The Search for WondLa – Sonshine Podcast

Sonshine Campers listened to the first chapter of The Search for WondLa by Toni DiTerlizzi and then recorded their comments and questions about the story so far:

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Little Bird Tale: Shoebox Symphony

Today, a Mom-Me group came to visit the Learning Curve, and first we had story time all about rhythm & beats! We read Tanka Tanka Skunk! by Steve Webb and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. Both of … Continue reading

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Cardboard Stories Presents

This summer in the Curve, we’re taking a few of our favorite stories and acting them out on stage, using cardboard cutouts as props and iPads to film the action! Do you like to be in the spotlight? Ever see … Continue reading

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Little Learners Spring & Summer Lineup

Coming up for little learners and their families, we’ll continue with select Wednesday morning story times for the month of May. Our Summer Reading Program Kick-Off event will be Saturday, June 1st. Throughout the months of June and July, story … Continue reading

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Hide & Seek

This morning in the Curve, first graders from IPS #49 read books about camouflage and hide & seek, and then made their own movie featuring some clever hiding spots in the library!

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Rainy Day Story Time

This morning was a perfect morning for stories about rain and fun with umbrellas! You can make your own mini umbrella by decorating a coffee filter for the top and using a pipe cleaner for the handle. (Bonus: For a … Continue reading

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