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Asian Festival of Children’s Content

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This session will demonstrate how STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) concepts can be introduced through fiction and non-fiction picture books as an informal learning experience for children. Learn how to develop a healthy growth mentality in children as they get hands-on with the trials and tribulations of gaining scientific skills!

Reading for Children and Youths STEAM

Lisa Zuliana Zulkifli

Lisa Zuliana Zulkifli (Singapore)

Lisa is a librarian who inspires and educates early readers. She believes that the seed of learning should be planted young to allow it to germinate to its fullest potential and involves herself in creating content for underprivileged children to develop early literacy. She loves storytelling and interacting with children when it comes to awakening their interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) concepts and everything scientific.

Mardhiah Mahamood

Mardhiah Mahamood (Singapore)

A librarian and a mother of two boys who are always keeping her on her toes, Mardhiah enjoys instilling the joys of reading to children. With more than a decade of experience as a librarian in NLB, Mardhiah is a firm believer that there is always an element of fun in imparting knowledge to children. Her love for Science has grown since her primary school days and to her, Science is a subject that can be introduced through reading with lots of fun and exploring.

All programme dates and times are subject to change and existing COVID measures.

* : Pre-registration is required for in-person events. Seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.