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Tinkerlab : a hands-on guide for little inventors / Rachelle Doorley.

Doorley, Rachelle, (author.).

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  • 18 of 21 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Anderson - Anderson Main Library 600 Doorley Rachelle (Text) 22960000909225 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 609.2083 DOO (Text) 0530010457394 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 10/19/2020
Cherokee - Blacksburg Library J 600 DOO (Text) 33636001489469 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
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Florence - Johnsonville Branch JTR 600 Doorley (Text) 33172005913189 Juvenile Teacher Resource Material Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611800654
  • ISBN: 161180065X
  • Physical Description: xv, 220 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Roost Books, an imprint of Shambhala Publications, Inc., 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 216)
Formatted Contents Note:
Machine generated contents note: PREPARE -- 1.Creating Your Tinkerlab -- Tips for Clearing Children's Clutter / Jillian Maxim -- What Nursery Schools Can Teach Us about Creative Invitations: An Interview with Nancy Howe -- 2.Tools for Tinkering -- 3.Ten Tinkerlab Habits of Mind -- EXPERIENCE -- 4.Design -- Oh No, That's Not Creative! / Jessica Hoffmann Davis -- Circle Games -- Peel and Stick -- Glue, Glue, Glue -- Mark Outside the Box -- Watercolor Exploration -- Yes, You Can Paint on That! -- Monoprints -- Bubble Prints -- Drawing Games -- Draw What You See -- Art Dice -- Paint Experiments -- Paste Paper -- Ten Lessons the Arts Teach / Elliot Eisner -- Marbleized Paper with Paint and Oil -- Plexiglas Painting -- Foam Plate Relief Prints -- Collage Painting -- Finding Your Five-Year-Old Self in the Art Museum by Margie Maynard -- 5.Build -- The Value of Loose Parts: An Interview with Susan Harris MacKay -- Gumdrop Structures -- Hanging Structures -- Straw Rockets -- Marble Runs: Ramps and Gravity -- Paper Houses -- Scrap Building -- Ropes and Pulleys -- CD Spinner -- Does It Float? -- Pounding Nails -- Take Things Apart -- Drawing Machine -- DIY Robot -- DIY Kids: Building Tomorrow's Innovators through Hands-on Making / Grace Hawthorne -- 6.Concoct -- Yes, and ... How to Improvise with Children: An Interview with Dan Klein -- Potion Station -- Goop -- Marker Explosions -- Make Your Own (Semiedible) Paint -- Slime -- Ice and Salt Exploration -- Ice Cream in a Jar: An Edible Investigation -- Frozen Carbon Dioxide -- Yeast and Sugar Expansion -- Naked Egg Experiment -- Homemade Butter: An Edible Investigation -- Lemon Invisible Ink -- Glittery Egg Geodes -- Natural Dyes -- Kitchen Challenge: An Edible Investigation -- Concoctions in a Michelin-Starred Kitchen: An Interview with Bruno Chemel -- 7.Discover -- How to Set Up a Discovery Area: An Interview with Parul Chandra -- Playdough Building -- Cloud Dough -- Pounding Flowers -- Scavenger Hunts -- DIY Light Box -- Photograms -- Ephemeral Installation -- Shadow Investigations -- DIY Lava Lamp -- Mystery Bag -- The Benefits of Basic Materials / Jennifer Winters.
Summary, etc.:
Features creative experiments designed to encourage young children to use their natural curiosity to explore, test, play, and tinker.
Subject: Inventions > Children.
Creative activities and seat work.
Play > Children.
Creative thinking > Children.
Curiosity > Children.
Playrooms.

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