Author Archives: Dominique Rivera

About Dominique Rivera

Graduate Student Library Assistant at OISE Library | Master of Information (LIS) 2019, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto

Featured Activity Kit: Word Family Flip Books

Are you looking for innovative ways to boost your student’s language skills? Consider the resource game of Word Family Flip Books!  With 30 different word family endings, Word Family Flip Books can help your students understand spelling patterns, develop vocabulary … Continue reading

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OISE Lobby Display: Mindfulness

Often because of busy lives, we live in a state of flux. This is especially true for teachers and students who face new learnings and challenges on a daily basis. Taking time to focus on the present moment and living … Continue reading

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New Titles : October reading pile

Benny Doesn’t Like to be  Hugged  [by Zetta Elliot; Illustrated by Purple Wong] is about the difficulties kids with Autism can experience. The book is written from Benny’s friends’ perspectives. Vibrant images depicting kids with autism interacting with friends and the acceptance … Continue reading

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Featured Activity Kit: Color Mixing Glasses

Looking for a creative way to increase a young student’s interest in Science? Introducing, Color Mixing Glasses. This activity kit will create excitement, interest and learning in your classroom! Colour theory is taught through a variety of interactive colour glass … Continue reading

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Featured Activity Kit: Squishy Circuits

Looking for an exciting and educational way to teach your students about electrical circuits?  Squishy Circuits may be the thing you’ve been searching for! With Squishy Circuits, electrical circuits can be installed without the need of breadboards or soldering. Instead, … Continue reading

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