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STEMify Your Library: Tips & Tricks

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Explore and create : Playground

This is presentation 2 of 3, at station "Librarian's Playground Station 2" within the playground "ISTE Librarians Network Playground"; scroll down to see more details.

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Amanda Chacon  

Looking to increase the level of STEMification in your school library? I've got some tips and tricks to help! From Storybook STEM implementation on a fixed or flex schedule to STEM clubs, come away from this session with ideas you can begin in your library right away.

Audience: Library media specialists
Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices required
Attendee device specification: Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
Topic: Library/media
Grade level: PK-5
Subject area: STEM/STEAM
ISTE Standards: For Educators:
  • Design authentic learning activities that align with content area standards and use digital tools and resources to maximize active, deep learning.
For Students:
Empowered Learner
  • Students build networks and customize their learning environments in ways that support the learning process.
Innovative Designer
  • Students know and use a deliberate design process for generating ideas, testing theories, creating innovative artifacts or solving authentic problems.


Amanda Chacon, Carroll Elementary/Sheldon ISD

Amanda is a NISE STEM-certified Future Ready Librarian who also holds LEGO Education Master Educator status and, most recently, Ozobot Certified Educator status. She believes the library is a place where all students are welcome to explore their interests and creativity. #MyLibraryIsNotQuiet! Special interests include how STEM and literacy intersect and support one another.

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