Have You Seen Our STEM Kits?
Grab your library card and check out one of our STEM Backpack Kits
These kits are a great way to create learning opportunities at home!
The following kits are available for checkout in the Children’s Room:
|AmScope Binocular Microscope with Extensive Slide Preparation Kit and Book
AmScope high powered binocular microscope. Accessories include 25 prepared slides, slide preparation kit and a book, The World of the Microscope.
Kit contains a 12” human body model with 6 removable organs, 32 quiz cards and a book, Human Body.
Bird watching kit contains Identiflyer Lyric to identify bird songs, 5 song cards, binoculars and a book, Young Birder’s Guide to Birds of North America.
The Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Metal Detector will detect all kinds of metal from iron relics, coins and household items to precious metals like silver and gold. Includes book, Treasure Hunter’s Handbook.
| Celestron Travel Telescope and Book
The Celestron Travel Scope 70 can go anywhere and it’s great for viewing wildlife or terrestrial objects. Includes book, 50 Things to See with a Telescope.
Liquid Discovery kit includes 4 tubes that are perfect for learning about gravity, density, currents, and buoyancy and 3 color discovery tubes.
Makey Makey turns everyday objects like bananas into touchpads. Connect the world around you to your computer. No software to install and it works with Mac and Windows. Includes two books, Makey Makey and 20 Makey Makey Projects for the Evil Genius.
The purchase of these backpack kits was made possible thanks to federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.