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Supporting Innovation

In this section, you will find hundreds of resources in a variety of formats that can be used to support and motivate innovative behaviors and attitudes, provide information, and inspire participation in innovation programs and activities. These resources come in a wide range of formats, from books to blogs and from webinars to websites.

 

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Title Author Audience Year Format
Inuit Thought of It, The 
Ipellie, Alootook; MacDonald, David 
Grades 6-8 
2007 
Book 
Invent To Learn 
Martinez, Sylvia Libow; Stager, Gary S. 
Adults 
2017 
Website 
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Invent to Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom 
Martinez, Sylvia Libow; Stager, Gary S. 
Adults 
2013 
Book 
Inventing Stuff 
Sobey, Edwin 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
1995 
Book 
Inventing the Future 
Computer Explorers 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2017 
Article 
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Inventing the Invented for STEM Understanding 
Stansell, Alicia; Tyler-Wood, Tandra; Stansell, Christina 
Adults 
2016 
Article 
Inventing the Skateboard 
Zuchora-Walske, Christine 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2016 
Book 
Inventions That Could Have Changed the World…but Didn't!  
Rhatigan, Joe 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2015 
Book 
Inventor Handbook 
Lemelson-MIT 
Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 
2017 
Website 
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Inventor McGregor 
Pelley, Kathleen T.  
Grades 3-5 
2006 
Book 
Inventor's Secret: What Thomas Edison Told Henry Ford, The 
Slade, Suzanne 
Grades 3-5 
2015 
Book 
Inventors at Work! Series 
Enslow Elementary  
Grades 3-5 
2014 
Book Series 
Inventors Educational Programs 
National Inventors Hall of Fame 
Adults 
2017 
Educational Programs 
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Inventor’s Workshop 
Recio, Belinda 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2002 
Book 
Izzy The Whiz and Passover McClean 
Mermelstein, Yael 
Grades 3-5 
2012 
Book 
Jack Andraka, the Teen Prodigy of Pancreatic Cancer 
Tucker, Abigail 
Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 
2012 
Article 
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Journal of Library Innovation 
Multiple authors 
Adults 
2010-2015 
Journal 
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Kid Inventors Day (K.I.D.)  
Unknown 
Adults 
Unknown 
Website 
Kid Who Invented the Popsicle: And Other Surprising Stories About Inventions, The 
Wulffson, Don L. 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
1999 
Book 
Kid Who Invented the Trampoline: More Extraordinary Stories of Inventions, The 
Wulffson, Don L. 
 
2001 
Book 
Kidpreneurs 
Multiple 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 
2017 
Blog 
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Kidpreneurs: Young Entrepreneurs With Big Ideas! 
Toren, Adam & Matthew 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2016 
Book 
Kids Inventing: A Handbook for Young Inventors.  
Casey, Susan 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2005 
Book 
Kids' Invention Book, The 
Erlbach, Arlene 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2006 
Book 
Klutz Book of Inventions, The 
Cassidy, John; Boyle, Brenda 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2010 
Book 
Latin Americans Thought of It 
Salinas, Eva 
Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8 
2012 
Book 
Learning to take risks, learning to succeed 
Rolfe, Heather 
Adults 
2010 
Article 
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Lemelson--MIT InvenTeams 
MIT 
Adults, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12 
2017 
Website 
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Leonardo da Vinci Gets a Do-Over 
Friedlander, Mark 
Grades 6-8 
2014 
Book 
Lesson Ideas to Inspire Innovations 
Terrell, Shelly Sanches 
Adults 
2013 
Lesson Plans 
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The Innovation Destination

 

The Innovation Destination was designed and evaluated by a team from the Center for Digital Literacy at the School of Information Studies, Syracuse University and developed by Data Momentum Inc, in partnership with the Connecticut Invention Convention, By Kids for Kids, New York On Tech, and over 70 school librarians and young innovators.