S.T.E.A.M. and Robotics & Coding
With the growing global trend in the STEAM field, there is an increasing interest in developing technology. Cairns Libraries provides a range programs and events for young people with a focus on collaboration, exploration, creativity and informal learning.
Our activities are often delivered during the school term and school holidays, they may include; robotic and coding workshops, STEAM events and after-school programs.
Visit the Cairns Libraries website for upcoming STEAM events and activities.
Membership of Cairns Libraries offers you much more than what’s on the shelf - you also have free access to many premium online subscription-only resources too!
Visit the Cairns Libraries website to find out more.
Busythings is a collection of online learning resources for children aged 3 years and older. It features fun activities and games which target core maths, literacy and phonics skills and stimulate creative work with colours, shapes and sounds.
Log in using your Cairns Libraries membership for access to hundreds of games and activities.
10 Monkeys is an online math learning tool to help 6-10 year old kids learn basic mathematical skills in a fun game-like environment. Features logical progression and easy navigation, four easily adjustable skill levels, fun jungle, beach, safari and space themes.
|Rainforest Coding is an interactive adventure game for children from 5 years old. Students can learn the programming language ‘Scratch’ as they explore the Crystal Rainforest. A fun activity with lots of robots and extra activity pages under the resources section. Your Cairns Libraries membership opens the door to exciting adventures, interactive tutorials and fun scratch puzzles and games. Makes learning Scratch programming easier and great fun for all!|