Thrive After Three

Engaging programs to keep kids coming back to the library

Slime Making: Fizz Boom Read!

  We got really messy this week in our Weird Science program. We made three different slime recipes and played around with each one to see which was the gooiest … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Fizz Boom Read: Egg Drop with School Agers

This was a nice, easy program to run for this year’s summer reading program. I asked my coworkers to save some materials: cereal boxes paper towel rolls granola boxes disposable … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Tower Building with the School Age

For one of my Fizz Boom Read programs, I did a tower building activity. I read The Man Who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein. Then I setup two … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · 4 Comments

Smell-a-Rama Bingo

    I created a Bingo game to go with the summer reading theme, Fizz, Boom Read! This interactive Smell-a-Rama Bingo is easy and on the cheap side. I used … Continue reading

June 30, 2014 · 4 Comments

Musical Melodies

I will be doing a Musical Melodies program this summer with my school agers. Since the setup is a little time consuming, I have done it ahead of time. You’ll … Continue reading

June 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

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