Classes (K-8)

  • July 6, 2015

    Jabberwocky & Other Wacky Words: Creating Your Own Language

    With Carole Johnston *Grades 3-5 Let’s slay the “Frumious Bandersnatch” with our imaginations and some crayons. This class will take us on some strange adventures. The only way to be heroes will be to make up our own words, use them to act out stories and write them down. Register Now for Jabberwocky & Other Wacky Words: Creating Your Own Language

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Time:
      1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $10
    • Addl Info:
         

      Monday, July 6-Thursday, July 9 (4 days)

  • June 18, 2015

    Upper Elementary Math

    With Alison Ward *Grades 3-5 Come practice your math skills! This class offers students a chance to review some old and learn some new math skills. Math games, lessons, practice, and review will give your child an opportunity to continue learning math in the summer and to retain more when school begins in the fall. Register Now for Upper Elementary Math

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Meets On:
          Thursdays, June 18 - July 30
    • Time:
      4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      Free
  • June 15, 2015

    Lower Elementary Writing

    With Sharron Brown *Grades K-2 This hands-on class will help you develop writing skills through activities designed to make writing more colorful and engaging. Writing types include narratives, poetry, letters, and more. Funded by Blue Grass Community Foundation. Register Now for Lower Elementary Writing

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Meets On:
          Mondays, June 15 - July 27
    • Time:
      4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      Free
    • Addl Info:
         

      No class July 6

  • July 25, 2015

    LEGO® & Books: Helicopters

    With Tracy Morris. *Grades K-3 This class combines books and LEGO® bricks to explore the history of the helicopter, beginning with Leonardo da Vinci’s drawing of a “helical air screw.” We will learn about how a helicopter works and construct a motorized model of a helicopter. We will also discuss why helicopters are useful in different situations. Register Now for LEGO & Books: Helicopters

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Saturday, July 25
    • Time:
      10:00 am - Noon
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, Kentucky, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      $10
  • June 16, 2015

    Upper Elementary Reading

    With Katie Weddington *Grades 3-5Chldn's Charity of the BG_website This class will focus on two main goals: (1) phonemic awareness and sight word practice [alphabet, letter sounds, rhyming, blending], and (2) comprehension of stories read aloud. Students will ...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Tuesdays, June 16 - July 28
    • Time:
      4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, Kentucky, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • June 17, 2015

    Spanish for Kids

    With Jackie Garrido *Grades 1-5 ¡Hola! Join us for this fun, hands-on workshop for kids. You’ll learn the basics of the Spanish language from a native Spanish speaker through fun games, crafts, songs, activities, and more! Register Now for Spanish for Kids

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Wednesdays, June 17 - July 29
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, Kentucky, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      FREE