Reading without walls

Take the “Reading Without Walls” challenge and you may discover new books that you never knew existed. You may even realize how much fun reading can be and even learn a thing or two! Read a book about a character who doesn’t look like you or live like you. Read …

Attend SLIME – Students of Long Island Maker Expo

 Where: Cradle of Aviation Museum When: May 20, 2017 from 10am – 3pm Cost: $7 Drones Robotics ​Makerspaces Design Thinking Star Wars reenactors Yoga 3D Printing Origami Coding Video game design Breakout EDU Growth mindset Education companies Publishing companies Local artists and over 60 interactive exhibits, demonstrations, panels, and …

There’s a fun way to code!

Breen, Derek. Scratch for Kids for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2015. Print. From the well-known “Dummies” series, this 371-page book teaches kids in grades 5-8 how to program using Scratch, a very popular and free programming language, where kids can create their own interactive stories, games, and …