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Children's and Young Adult Literature: Best STEM Books

This guide is a starting place for exploring children's and young adult literature

Best STEM Books list

Best STEM Books is a joint project of the American Society for Engineering Education, the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association, the National Science Teachers Association, the Society of Elementary Presidential Awardees, and the Children’s Book Council. The    list of  books aims to provide recommendations to educators, librarians, parents, and guardians for the best children’s books with STEM content.

WHAT IS STEM? STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) is an integrated and creative approach to discovering and applying knowledge about our world to solve problems which utilizes one, or more of the content areas.

Best STEM Books

About the Best STEM Books

"Best STEM Books is a joint project of several organizations: The American Society for Engineering Education, the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association, the National Science Teachers Association, the Society of Elementary Presidential Awardees, and the Children's Book Council (ASEE, ITEEA, NSTA, SEPA, and CBC). The list provides knowledgeable reocmmendations to educators, librarians, parents, and caregivers about the best trade books with STEM content." http://www.nsta.org/publications/stembooks/

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