Last winter, I happened to talk to Kelsey Cole (of Library Bonanza), who works at the library one town over from me, minutes before she was doing a program called Secret Pizza Party, based around the book of the same name. The program and book sounded really fun, so I pulled the book off the… Continue reading Secret Pizza Parlor!
As I mentioned previously, I recently did a STEM drop-in program for families. We featured four apps in the program and provided a bibliography with additional apps for families to look at on their own. Here I’ll talk some more about these awesome STEM apps! These are the four apps we featured in our program:… Continue reading Favorite STEM Apps
Last winter, coworkers and I did a very successful Technology Open House for kids and teens in grades 4+. It went so well that Katie and I planned a STEM drop-in program this summer, for kids in grades 1-5 with their families. There were 7 stations for families to visit at their own pace, and… Continue reading Family STEM Fun
This was the most low-key, but possibly the most fun, week yet. It was also a smaller group, with about 55 people in attendance. New stuff included: (Homemade*) play dough and pasta: I put out play dough and interesting dried pasta shapes (bowties, rotini, penne). The kids played with it and made fun creations. Simple,… Continue reading Toddler Explorers, week 3