STEAM for little learners (An ADE Collaboration)

STEAM for little learners is a collection of learning activities designed specifically for educators seeking to integrate technology and stages of design process into early childhood education in meaningful and creative ways. This book focuses on harnessing the versatility of iPads to deliver a series of engaging STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) activities tailored for young learners.

Authored by Apple Distinguished Educators: Kristen Brooks (2017), Bethany Nugent (2017), Megan McKellar (2023), Mike Yakubovsky (2017), Susan Maynor (2017)

In this book, you will find: 

STEAM-Focused Activities: This book offers a rich collection of STEAM-based activities that encourage critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving skills. Activities are organized into the different stages of the design process.  

iPad Integration: Recognizing the iPad as a powerful learning tool, this book provides instructions on how to use various iPad features and apps to enhance the learning experience. 

Inclusivity and Accessibility: The activities are designed with inclusivity in mind, ensuring that learners of different abilities can participate and benefit.


Community Connections: Suggestions are included for extending learning into the community encouraging learning beyond the walls of the classroom. 

Resources: Suggestions for additional Apple resources to help support STEAM instruction using iPad for little learners are included. 


Download STEAM for little learners available in Apple Books.

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Posted on January 29, 2024

This looks amazing! However, I cannot access the book as it says it is not available in my region/country. I am in Thailand. Do you know why this is? Many thanks.

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