Tag Archives: STEAM

Relays that test your math skills

Kids played some relay games that put our math skills to the test last week at our Main Branch. Each month, we use games, activities, and even crafts to teach the tenets of STEAM. That stands for Science Technology Engineering Art … Continue reading

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Building landing gear & blasting off

Learning about air pressure at our STEAM program pic.twitter.com/C00K8kp8yi — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) June 25, 2019 We learned about air pressure and built landing gear for our marshmallow astronauts when during our STEAM program last month. Our young scientists tackled three … Continue reading

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Making your own 3D glasses

Kids made their own 3D glasses during a STEM program last week at our library. They then used their new specs to check out photos from NASA’s Mars Rover. It’s not too complicated to make your own 3D glasses. You … Continue reading

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Duck when you enter the Drone Zone

The kids who came to our STEAM program on Tuesday designed buildings out of note cards and tape. Then they tried to navigate drones through their skylines. The design and engineering went well. The drones… well… you can see for … Continue reading

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Learning to code at the library

Looking at a career in tech? Want your kids to be IT literate? Either way, you want to know about coding. Here are four ways we can help you or your children learn coding: 1. We have a monthly coding … Continue reading

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