STEAMing into Ringwood Public Library


Science. Technology. Engineering. Arts. Mathematics.

Find more about these resources by clicking on them:

Ringwood Library's STEAM Newsletters
Science-to-go Kits for check-out

Ringwood Library's Simple STEM series on YouTube
           Simple STEM Video Resources


Email caldwell@ringwoodlibrary.org with comments, questions, or suggestions for our STEAM page.
 

Fake News?

Check out the YouTube Video series "Is this Legit?" where fact-checking teens show you how to battle misinformation online and in scial media.

Makerspace Grand Opening March 19


Enter the Naming Contest Here: https://forms.gle/pL9diZPXF1JfmhNi8 
Watch the Kiwi.co Marble Run video and get some ideas for a new acitvity to try!

Create your own Comics!

Using one of these Squiggle Prompt Sheets, create a 6 pannel story. Add color and speech bubbles!
Share with us, too! email caldwell@ringwoodlibrary.org and let us know if we can share online! (If you can't print at home, pick up a sheet in our lobby!)



STEM Careers


Learn about various STEM careers with Discovery Education STEM Careers Coalition.
Explore careers like
  • Data Scientist
  • AI Researcher
  • Design Engineer
  • Geologist
  • Project Manager
  • Technician
  • and more!
Videos and printable information sheets explain the tasks, responsibilities, salary, and training for each career. There are tools to help evaluate your own interest in the career, too.

STREAM Choice Board


Free DIY Science Kits

Watch our Facebook page for when we have free DIY science kits available in our lobby for pick up. Supplies are limited! 

 

STEM Teaching Resource Kits

Call, email or stop by to inquire about our kits that can be used in the classroom, in a homeschool setting, or for enrichment for your family. We can provide you with an updated catalog of our teaching kits, all linked to the Next Generation Science Standards or the Common Core Standards for Math. Kits address topics for all ages covering life science, earth science, physics, math and more! 
Call or email Heather at 973-962-6256 x21 or caldwell@ringwoodlibrary.org 

 

Tower & Bridge Building Design Challenges


Borrow our KEVA Planks Science-to-go Kit to try some of these challenges.
Email us pictures of what you build! caldwell@ringwoodlibrary.org 

Engineering Design Challenge

Take the challenge!

These challenges were developed for our Mythbusters STEM Camp for the Imagine your Story 2020 Summer Reading program and are based on fairytales!
Design a chair Goldilocks won't break, a house the Big Bad Wolf won't blow down, or a castle that can withstand a hit from a catapult!
Challenge #1
Challenge #2
Challenge #3

Science Tellers

Virtual Show


New Jersey Makers Day Virtual STEM Showcase

STEM Videos from libraries all around New Jersey

DIY Foxy Book Light: 

See the whole playlist of vidoes here.
See Ringwood's SIMPLE STEM videos here.