STEM

Baby & Toddler

It’s Never Too Early for STEM! 9 STEM-Themed Books for Babies and Toddlers

We’ve compiled a list of books that can help the littlest of readers get familiar with the fascinating worlds of science, technology, engineering, and math.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

8 Books to Teach Children About the Habits of Scientists

Use these books in the classroom to help explain and give compelling examples of how real (and fictional!) scientists ask questions, hypothesize, design experiments, overcome obstacles, and communicate their findings.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

The Baby Code! Series Relates Coding to a Child’s World

When author Sandra Horning shares what it was like to write Baby Code!, a 14-page board book that introduces basic concepts of coding to the littles of readers.

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Tween

Confessions of a STEM Girl

I am a STEM girl and have been since stem was only part of a plant and not a career path. Here’s what being a “STEM girl” has meant for me.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Thinking Like a Coder: How Coding Concepts Appear in Kids’ Everyday Lives

Coding is adaptable to everything, and there is no question that it taps into all interests and facets of life today.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Bookshelf Must-Have: How to Be an Engineer

Learn all that it takes to become a real-life engineer in How to Be an Engineer! Part fact-filled guide and part activity book, this month’s Bookshelf Must-Have is all kinds of STEAM fun.

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Just For Fun

This Is Library Storytime for the Next Generation

In order to meet the various needs of kids and caregivers, librarians have developed amazing fresh takes on the traditional story hour.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

To Infinity and Beyond! 13 Far Out Space Books for Future Astronauts

These out-of-this-world reads books can help your budding astronaut explore life in outer space … from the safety of home.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Look Up! 9 Books About the Sun, Moon, and Stars for Kids

Are your kids getting excited for the solar eclipse? Expand their fascination with the skies above with these fantastic books about the sun, moon, stars, and space.

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Growing Reader

Goldie Blox Gets Her Own Chapter Book Series, Helping Girls See Themselves as Future Engineers

The new Goldie Blox series paints a clear picture of a girl engineer that all readers can learn from — a character who uses STEM to navigate everyday middle school problems.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Numbers Are Our Friends: How to Help Our Kids Conquer 'Mathophobia'

One of the most important things we can do is to make sure our kids see math as “friendly” and relevant in their lives — and it’s never too soon to start.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

15 Awesome STEM Books That Make Science and Technology Fun for Kids

Science, technology, engineering, and math are a crucial part of a child's education. These STEM books are filled with great stories and cool project ideas that can help lay a foundation for any mixture of STEM disciplines.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Far Out! Author David A. Aguilar On Depicting Never-Before-Seen Outer Space Discoveries for Kids

From alien invasion to asteroids, author David Aguilar uses one-of-a-kind images to explore outer space and the impact interstellar objects could have on our planet.

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Growing Reader

Tween

6 Things Parents Can Do to Get Their Daughters Excited About STEM

Too few girls are getting the message that STEM fields are exciting, imaginative, and fun. Here are six things parents can do to get their daughters psyched about STEM subjects.

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