#MakerSpace - Best of Jan 2018

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Resources provided by the Innovation in Learning Resource; Supporting Deeper Learning and Global Competencies in Ontario
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Make: brings the do-it-yourself mindset to all the technology in your life.
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Teacher-librarian Angela Rosheim shares how she integrates making into her curriculum, along with a lesson plan that combines research with design thinking.
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This is a fun and creative physical computing project that opens a doorway to computational thinking concepts and practices. From brainstorming to designing, engineering and programming, students create their own interactive robots. By programming microcontrollers and various electronic and mechanical components, students make their ideas come to life. This project is an adaptation of the Lawrence Hall of Sciences Robot Petting Zoo, with an additional emphasis on 3D engineering with cardboard.
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Do you want to get into Making and Maker Ed? Don’t know where to start? Don’t have a makerspace? No problem! Here’s five ideas, classroom tested, which can be built using a minimum of tools for students in the K – 8 grade scale. If you are wondering how to connect these projects back to…
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Nintendo Labo is a series of DIY kits crafted to work with Nintendo Switch™. Build Toy-Con creations from cardboard and bring them to life with your Nintendo Switch system and the included software.
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When planning to create your first makerspace, it's important to remember your budget and plan accordingly. These tips should help.
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From the classic VCR Cat Feeder to the Fetch-O-Matic and the Kitty Twitty, here are 8 fun weekend projects to make for your favorite canine or feline.
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I make things. I help people make individual expressions of their creativity using technology and crafting. I enjoy vintage Apple hardware and software.
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After years of tinkering with my kids, this comilation of the best science projects for kids will delight and engages children ages 3 and up.