Laurann Farina
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My Thoughts...My Reflections...A Principal's View: How Our Space Became a Makerspace

A well stocked library media center is the heart of a school. Librarians and teachers collaborate to keep updated literature and resources available to students and to help promote books to students.

I {Heart} Teaching: How to Get {Maker}Spaces Started in Your Library

I {Heart} Teaching: How to Get {Maker}Spaces Started in Your Library. Use as a blue ribbon top for award wining books

The Book Fairy-Goddess: Starting a Makerspace in the Library

This explains exactly what a Makerspace includes. It is a list that students made up and shows what a Makerspace is to them.

A communal loom would be a neat passive/stealth program.

Use as inspiration for large scale idea for study break. Maybe large color pages, etc. A communal loom would be a neat passive/stealth program.

The BEST ever STEM task! #STEM #Engineering #teacherspayteachers

The BEST ever STEM task! Build a catapult. First, kids experiment with many different angles of the catapult. This involves measuring and estimating. Then they build the best version of a catapult by using their collected data. Can they create a catapult

Abby the Librarian: Science Activity Packs: Marshmallow Builders

Abby the Librarian: Science Activity Packs: Marshmallow Builders- nifty idea. Could change it up to make it harder for the teens, yeah?

Straw Construction. All you need to set this up is plastic straws, tape and scissors.

All you need to set this up is plastic straws, tape and scissors. Recommended by Andrea Beaty, author of Iggy Peck, Architect.