Tag Archives: Elementary School

September Update

Thanks for making the Indianapolis Public Library’s Summer Reading Program a success!   Here’s what’s next at the Learning Curve @ Central Library.

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Job Search

We know everyone is pretty excited to start back to school or have their children heading back to the grind. With school starting up, we decided to compile some resources offered by the Library and the Internet to help with … Continue reading

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TinkerLab

The Learning Curve’s summer activities continue – Here’s the latest!

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Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp Reports!

Students from Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp visited Central Library to practice searching and reporting using the online catalog, wordle and podcasting station.  Click the play button to hear their report, and check out the example word cloud below!

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Freetown Village Reports!

Students from Freetown Village visited the Learning Curve to learn about the library, program robots, and tell us about the books they found. Click play on the podcast player below to hear their reports!

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Hawthorne’s Fabulous Photo Shoot

Kindergartners & 1st graders from Hawthorne enjoyed a photo shoot in the Green Screen Theater. The models used props while the photographers used digital cameras to capture the fun!

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Animalia – City Critters

Today at the Learning Curve Animalia presented their City Critters program which included live Chinchillas and Rats!

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Center For Inquiry Podcast – Storytime with Mayor Ballard

First and second graders from the Center For Inquiry school recorded a podcast of their thoughts following a special storytime event with Mayor Greg Ballard.

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Let’s Go Legos Returns in April & May

Build and program Lego machines using Lego WeDo education kits, laptops, and WeDo software. Free in the Learning Curve @ Central Library! Let’s Go Legos is for 4th grade and up. Limited space available, call 275-4222 to register. Saturday, April … Continue reading

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Under the Sea

This week, first graders from Greenbriar Elementary read stories about dolphins and other sea life, and then created their own Under the Sea pictures in Kid Pix, displayed in the slideshow below. Schools of fish, seaweed and sea creatures–what else … Continue reading

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