This podcast features a recorded audio reflection by Megan Thompson (@seeingnewshapes) and Wes Fryer (@wfryer) on their co-led fall 2017 “STEAM Studio” class for 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders at Casady School in Oklahoma City. This is an eight week after-school program, and this was the second year for Megan and Wes to collaborate on STEAM Studio. Check out the podcast shownotes for links to referenced resources including “The Creative Learning Spiral” by Mitch Resnik (@mres), the new book “Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play” by Resnik, “The Storymatic Kids!”, iOS apps ChatterPix, YakIt Kids and Green Screen by DoInk, and more! Check out more STEAM resources and ideas on Megan’s classroom website on


  1. Subscribe to Moving at the Speed of Creativity Podcasts
  2. Follow Megan Thompson on Twitter: @seeingnewshapes
  3. Follow Wes Fryer on Twitter: @wfryer
  4. The Creative Learning Spiral by @mres
  5. The Storymatic Kids ($30)
  6. ChatterPix Kids for iOS
  7. YAKiT Kids for iOS
  8. Green Screen by DoInk for iOS
  9. Green Screen Video creation resources on
  10. STEAM Resources by Megan Thompson, Shelly Fryer and Wes Fryer
  11. Book by @mres: Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play
  12. Exploratorium: The Museum of Science, Art and Human Perception (in San Francisco)
  13. Free Webinar video archive by Shelly Fryer: Helping Students Learn Coding with Scratch Jr. and PBS Kids Scratch Jr. (Slides)
  14. Free Webinar video archive by Wesley Fryer: Developing Computational Thinking with Scratch Coding (Slidesmore background / videos)

All past “Moving at the Speed of Creativity” podcast episodes are archived, dating back to August 2005.

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