Discover & Explore for Grade Schoolers

Find resources and at-home activities related to our Discovery Kits, curated by Oak Park librarians.

See the latest activities for grade schoolers

Kid painting

Discover & explore for grade schoolers: Hands-on art

By Children's Librarian Shelley Harris There are so many reasons art is important, including that it can reduce stress and ...
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Kid looking at anatomy on tablet

Discover & explore for grade schoolers: Let’s talk about bodies & puberty

By Children's Librarian Hal Patnott Developing accurate and affirming language to name the parts of our bodies and understanding the ...
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Telescope looking at the night sky

Discover & explore for grade schoolers: The universe above our heads

By Children's Librarian Genevieve Grove The physical sciences study the non-living systems of our world, and astronomy expands that investigation ...
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Family using laptop

Discover & explore for grade schoolers: Create videos, podcasts, games & more

By Middle School Services Librarian Beronica Puhr Reimagining how we use technology is very important for families today. Below you'll ...
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Child and adult playing ukulele

Discover & explore for grade schoolers: Hip hop speaks to children

By Middle School Services Librarian Jose Cruz Have you checked out one of our Discovery Kits lately? One of the ...
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