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2014 - Spark a Reaction

Ideas for Teen Librarians to use the 2014 CSLP Theme - Spark a Reaction

CD Weaving! What an awesome craft for kids and a great way to use up old cds and yarn.

Make It... a Wonderful Life: More CD Weaving...

Need a ready to go, inquiry based bacteria lab to get your students thinking and interested in bacteria? All you need is this lab, some milk, glass jars (baby food jars work well), and possibly a fridge. Appropriate for grades 4-7, this is a life science lab in which students will use the idea of spoiled/curdled milk to help them determine what are the best growing conditions for bacteria.

vinegar salt. Fill a quart yogurt container half full of vinegar, and 1tsp salt. dunk any metal you want to age.

Teen Summer Reading Event: From Rocks to Gems! How much do you know about gems? Learn about all kinds of precious stones with a gem expert. Check out our events page for an event @ a CML branch library near you! Visit:

Sugru: a new moldable silicone putty with endless uses. Sugru is like any other modeling polymer clay, but cures after 24-hours into a bond-able silicone. Ideas for use also here.