Notes from a Children's Librarian: Physics with Chris Ferrie
At first glance, "The Everyday Science Academy" series, by Chris Ferrie, appears to be for very young children. But the series brilliantly simplifies …
Learning About Vaccines, Pandemics, and COVID-19
Notes from a Children's Librarian: Celebrating STEM
This list includes all kinds of STEM’ers—science enthusiasts, builders, inventors, real life engineers—in both fiction and non-fiction texts.
Earth Hour: Books & Activities to Spark Discussion and Environmental Action
On Saturday March 28th millions of people around the globe will turn off their lights and spend an hour without the use of electricity to mark Earth Hour. …
How an Email to an Astrophysicist Changed My (Book’s) Life
YA Author Ria Voros explains how two literary worlds collided—and tells the amazing story of what happened next.
STEM Books to Inspire Young Readers
Great recommendations from our Children's Librarian in her latest column.
Notes From a Children's Librarian: Books on Biodiversity
Books complementing the Grade 6 Biodiversity unit.
Exploring Space: Notes From a Children's Librarian
Reading the books on this list (which complement the Grade 6 Science and Technology Unit) will result in a thirst for all-things-space, as well as a deep …
Notes from a Children's Librarian: Books on Flight
Great books to complement the Grade 6 Science and Technology Unit.