• Preparing for GID + Making


    A young boy working on a laptop, next to craft sticks, paper, and paint. Each school may have different maker options, depending upon the needs and interests of the site librarian, classroom educators, and learners. Before beginning a Guided Inquiry unit the instructional team should consider how and who will be assisting students learn these skills. During the GID + Making units, school librarians and classroom educators used multiple strategies to facilitate the integration of STEAM and maker learning.  

  • Skills Inventory

  • Examples & Models

  • Peer Mentoring & Co-learning

  • Pre-teach STEAM Skills