Published on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 3:04pm
Get ready to Fizz, Boom, Read on Monday July 14 at 4 p.m. during Reader's Theatre in the Children's Room on the second floor of the library. We'll be highlighting the science themes of our Summer Reading Program during this week's Reader's Theatre as we read and act out Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty.
Rosie is a young, aspiring engineer who must first conquer her fear of failure before discovering success. Rosie's perseverance and creativity shine through in this delightful story.
Get inspired by reading one of these other stories of scientific discovery, perseverance, and creativity:
|Iggy Peck, Architect by Andrea Beaty
Ever since he was a baby, Iggy Peck has built towers, bridges, and buildings, which comes in handy when his second grade class is stranded on an island during a picnic.
|The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
A little girl has a wonderful idea. With the help of her canine assistant, she is going to make the most magnificent thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows just how it will work. But making the most magnificent thing turns out to be harder than she thinks.
|The Dumpster Diver by Janet S. Wong
Once a month--every week in the summer--Steve the electrician dons special gear and, with the help of youngsters who live in his building, dives into a dumpster seeking useful objects that they can transform into imaginative new ones.