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Creative Corner

Creative Materials in Library

Drawing, origami, Lego and craft books are located on the shelf closest to the checkout desk in our library.
I'd love to see this space grow.

If you have any old Legos or useful art or small construction supplies, please consider donating.

Stop Motion Animation

Check out these videos to learn more about the art and how-to of Stop Motion Animation!


What is Stop Motion and How Does it Work?


How to Make Stop Motion Animation


Student Examples

Butterfly Life Cycle


Butterfly Life Cycle


Water Cycle (paper with music)


Water Cycle (white board and voice over)

Water Cycle (mixed medium)

MakerSpace Resources

Get creative with these MakerSpace websites, resources and ideas.

Build with Chrome - build with Legos virtually


Play @ Paden


We are celebrating Earth Day with recycled play this month. Children are building robots and more in the library with recycled materials. Out on the yard, students will have the opportunity to play with recycled items as well.