Erin Twamley is an educator and author passionate about providing STEM learning opportunities and writing STEM publications. Through her STEM publications, she aims to highlight the leadership and discoveries of women and diverse communities. Twamley leads STEM and Author Encounters with Department of Defense Education Activity, international schools, and Girl Scouts. Her encounters engage the next generation of learners in protecting and creating a sustainable planet through STEM literacy. She loves to travel, read and has lived on three continents. Reach the author at www.erinedu.org, on Twitter @STEMSuperheros or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to set up an Author Encounter. Author Encounters can be virtual or in-person.
AVAILABLE APRIL 2020. Updated edition includes the latest scientific research and problem-solving strategies in climate science! In Climate Change: The Science Behind Melting Glaciers and Warming Oceans with Hands-On Science Activities, readers ages 9 to 12 take a deep dive into the science behind the changing climate in order to best contribute to the methods underway to solve the problem of a rapidly changing planet—and think up new solutions! This book is rich in hands-on...View
In Renewable Energy: Discover the Fuel of the Future, readers ages 9 to 12 learn how we are going to power our world tomorrow, in 20 years, and even in 50 years-with a range of renewable energy sources that include solar, biofuel, geothermal, and fluid energy! Children are exposed to evidence of renewable energy use when they see solar farms, wind turbines, and dams. Climate change is a high-interest topic children encounter through television, radio,...View
How do we know the climate is changing? For more than 200 years, scientists have been observing, measuring, and analyzing information about our planet's climate. In Climate Change: Discover How It Impacts Spaceship Earth, young readers examine real studies concerning planetary science, Arctic ice bubbles, migratory patterns, and more. Kids explore the history of human impact from the Industrial Revolution to our modern-day technology, as well as the science and engineering innovations underway around the...View