What’s On Our Shelves? February Recommendations

What's on our shelves February Recommendations

The Grant Wood AEA Media Library has resources to celebrate Black history month this February, and every month! For more resources or questions, contact Teacher Librarian Dianna Geers.

On Our Shelves

You can book these items through our new catalog and deliver them to your school and access digital resources through GWAEA OneClick.

Professional Material

In recent years, maker-centered learning has emerged in schools and other spaces as a promising new phase of STEM education reform. With a sharp focus on equity, the authors of "STEM-Rich Maker Learning: Designing for Equity with Youth of Color" investigate community-based STEM-making programs to determine whether, and how, they can address the educational needs of youth of color.

STEM-Rich Maker Learning - Designing for equity with youth of color. By Angela Calabrese Barton and Edna Tan
Student Material

The "Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History" ebook profiles forty Black women in history who have been trailblazers for women in a number of different careers and important cultural movements, such as Phillis Wheatley, Sojourner Truth, and Harriet Tubman. 

Little Leaders Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison


Digital Resources

Find these digital resources through GWAEA OneClick. 

Britannica School has Black History Month resource packs, articles, videos, images, and lessons. Britannica School picture of tablet and laptop