A Book of Bridges: Here to There and Me to You

By Cheryl Keely, Illustrated by Celia Krampien (Sleeping Bear Press – 2017)           What is a bridge? Is it just a structure to connect one point of land with another? Or is it much more? Discover the many ways bridge can bring us together. Fun, bouncy text and informative sidebars are complemented by colorful, detailed illustration in this around-the world journey.
>>>After reading the book and getting idea of bridge, children can try to create own bridge with everyday goods to improve own STEM skill.


A Computer called Katherine

By Suzanne Slade, Illustrated by Veronica Miller Jamison (Little, Brown and Company – 2019)                                                                                                                                   Inspired the life story of mathematician Katherine Johnson. Katherine knew it was wrong that African American didn’t have the same rights as others. She knew it was wrong that people thought women could only be teachers or nurses. And she proved everyone wrong by zooming ahead of her classmate, starting college at fifteen, and eventually joining NASA, where here calculation helped pioneer American’s first manned flight into space, is first manned orbit of Earth, and the world’s first trip to the moon!