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Amy Beth

Amy is a Youth Services Library Assistant at the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County. She graduated college with a degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education. After many years in the classroom, she was able to combine her love of books with her joy of reading by working at the library. Her favorite pastimes include hiking, kayaking or anything that gets her outdoors. 

The Latest From Amy Beth

At Home Ideas to Enhance Learning for Elementary Schoolers:  St. Patrick’s Day

Rainbow walking water science experiment

Whether your child is back in school full-time, a  combined  virtual/school student or  an  all-virtual  learner, you may be thinking of ways to build on their  education at home.  The following  activities are a fun way to practice math, science, literacy, movement, and music  on St. Patrick’s Day.  Rainbow Shaker Wand To create this musical craft you will need the following supplies: Paper towel… read more >>

At Home Ideas to Enhance Learning for Elementary Schoolers: Addition

addition game

Whether your child is back in school full-time, a combined virtual/school learner or all virtual learner, you may be thinking of ways to build on their education at home. A lot of the resources that you may see in the classroom cost money. I would like to give you ideas that you can try with your children that you can make for free, that are… read more >>