On Monday, we had a blast on Skype with our second graders! We couldn't wait to introduce them to our very special guest,John Colaneri, who has a new book, What Can You Do With A Toolbox?
This book is perfect for every maker and one that we couldn't wait to show our students as we kicked off something awesome.
John wrote this book with his cousin, Anthony Carrino. This is the first children's book for the two of them. But it isn't the first project they did together, as they are known as The Cousins as seen on HGTV, DIY Network and lots of other places.
After meeting our 2nd graders and their teachers Staci Braun, Tracy Ferguson and Megan Warwick, John read their book....
What Can You Do With A Toolbox? on Skype while,
They could have asked John a lot more questions, but we assured them they would have more opportunities because....
Then she asked John to reveal the 6 jobs they could apply for within the project including architect, exterior design, interior design, electrician, construction worker and realtor.
Thank you for this connection, John and Anthony and for thinking outside of the box with us! Your book, and the two of you, will make a difference for and inspire our little makers in Van Meter, Iowa and all around the world.