Librarian, Hale Kula Elementary School
Library Media Specialist helping students & teachers explore, create and share their knowledge beyond the walls of the classroom.
Why I love being an elementary librarian...
A 5th grader helps her "kinder-buddy" research bugs.
Nene Lunch Discussions
Students devour worms & dirt (gummy & choc. cake) after discussing Jerry Spinelli's book Eggs.
Collaborate+Create+Communicate+Critical Thinking; face-to-face & virtually!
Our New Explorations
We've just started using minecraft as means for students to synthesize and share their research, but we're AMAZED at their level of collaboration, engagment and perseverance in Minecraft.
Thingiverse + Tinkercad + Minecraft + Makerbot = design opportunities for students!
- Creator: "eagerly address challenges and imagine(s) potential solutions"
- Discoverer: "combine(s) logic and linear thinking with intuition and plan ways to carry out their discoveries or achieve innovations"
- Transformer: "identifies and embraces possibilities for improvements"