Phoenix Public Library STEAM DIY - Thaumatrope
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Have fun learning at home about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!

The Kennedy Center: A Butterfly’s Life Cycle Dance
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What are the life stages of a butterfly?

The Kennedy Center: Animal Habitats
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How can animal habitats be described through story, song, drama, or visual art?

The Kennedy Center: Exploring Weather
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How does weather influence our culture, daily life, and mood?

The Kennedy Center: Get Dramatic - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
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How do visual and theater arts convey issues about the environment?

The Kennedy Center: The Science of Shadow Puppets
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How is light reflected, absorbed, or transmitted through an object?

The Kennedy Center: Creating AB Patterns
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In this K-2 lesson, students will construct patterns using visual arts designs and math manipulatives.

The Kennedy Center: The Art of Baseball
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In this 3-5 lesson, students will explore the sport of baseball to design and construct a model baseball field.

The Kennedy Center: Mandalas, Polygons, and Symmetry
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In this 6-8 lesson, students will create mandalas using mathematical concepts and skills.

The Kennedy Center: Brass Instruments and Pitch
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Slides, valves, buttons – what do all those things on the brass instruments really do?

The Kennedy Center: Medieval and Renaissance Art - Botanical Symbolism
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How was the symbolism of flowers relevant to Medieval and Renaissance art?

The Kennedy Center: Patterns Across Cultures - The Fibonacci Sequence in Visual Art
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Exploring where the Fibonacci Sequence and Golden Ratio appear in nature and the visual arts.