Idaho Commission for LibrariesAddress: 325 W State St., Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 334-2150 | In-State Toll Free: (800) 458-3271
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Fun with Math & Science Family Workshops
Fun with Math & Science is a Read to Me program offered to Idaho public libraries. This STEAM program is targeted to preschool-aged children and their caregivers. An application process is used for participation. Applications are generally accepted in March for workshops to be held anytime the following September through May.
To participate in this program you are required to host at least two workshops during the year-long project. If your library is accepted to participate you will receive materials and resources to support your workshops.
These may include:
- Hardcover non-fiction books
- STEAM Materials and Kits
- The Everything Kids' Science Experiments Book - give away copies for all families in attendance
- Promotional materials
Now accepting applications for programs to be held anytime between September 2017 and May 2018. Apply here.
Deadline to apply is May 31, 2017
2016-Forms and Resources
The application process ended June 30, 2016 for the 2016-2017 FUN WITH MATH AND SCIENCE program. This program is limited to public libraries in Idaho.
Online Gameboard for Parents and Kids
Parents can explore fun and educational sites with their child using the Fun with Math and Science Gameboard we created. Every click of the mouse takes them to a different science experiment, math game, puzzle, and more. We have gathered together some of the best kid sites on the web and made a fun game out of exploring them all.