Demco Post: How to Manage Your Makerspace During a Pandemic | Renovated Learning
Managing a makerspace during a pandemic is certainly a challenge, but that doesn't mean it's impossible. Check out my Demco post for advice.
Maker Learning in Greenville, South Carolina
Sign the Maker Promise at http://makerpromise.org/ Riverside Middle School also participates in Digital Promise Global's Learning Studios program. Learn more...
Open Exploration in a Makerspace: Best Practices | Renovated Learning
Open Exploration in a Makerspace: Best Practices // Open exploration time allows students to pursue projects and ideas that interest them. Here's some best practices.
Open Exploration in a Makerspace: What it is and Why We Need It | Renovated Learning
Open Exploration in a Makerspace: What it is and Why We Need It // Students benefit when they have the opportunity for both structured and unstructured time in makerspace. Here's a look at what open exploration is and why it's important.
Why you should make useless things | Simone Giertz
In this joyful, heartfelt talk featuring demos of her wonderfully wacky creations, Simone Giertz shares her craft: making useless robots. Her inventions -- d...
5 Ways to Get Your Makerspace Ready for a New Year
5 Ways to Get Your Makerspace Ready : A new school year means new opportunities to get your makerspace ready for students. Here's some tips and tricks for sprucing things up and starting the year off strong.
The Renovated Learning Philosophy of Makerspaces | Renovated Learning
The Renovated Learning Philosophy of Makerspaces // Putting into words your ideas and philosophy on a particular concept isn't always easy. In this post, I attempt to articulate my own personal philosophy on makerspaces in schools.
3 Myths About Libraries, Makerspaces And Books | Renovated Learning
3 Myths About Libraries, Makerspaces and Books : The are many misunderstandings and misconceptions about how school libraries and makerspaces co-exist - this post addresses 3 of the myths surrounding makerspaces, libraries and books.
Frank Lloyd Wright: Blocks, Play and Makerspaces | Renovated Learning
Frank Lloyd Wright: Blocks, Play and Makerspaces : Blocks played a part in the shaping of one of the world's greatest architects, so doesn't that make them good enough for our students?
AASL Post: Small Steps to a Makerspace: Maker Mondays | Renovated Learning
Small Steps to a Makerspace: Maker Mondays : Not sure how to get started building a maker culture in your school? Consider Maker Mondays.
Demco Post: How to Plan A Maker Fest at Your School | Renovated Learning
How to Plan a Maker Fest : Learn the logistics of planning a Maker Fest / Maker Fair at your school.
How to Build Creativity (and More ) Through Making | Renovated Learning
How to Build Creativity (and more) Through Making // The Four C's are a popular trend in education right now. They may be a trend, but they're also valuable skills that students can learn through making - and it doesn't have to be expensive or complicated.
Creating a Makers Club: Just Get Started | Renovated Learning
Creating a Makers Club: Just Get Started: Some many educators want to wait until everything is perfect to get started with their makerspace club. But the best time to get started is right now.
AASL Post: To Teach Makers, We Must Become Makers | Renovated Learning
To Teach Makers We Must Become Makers // If we want to help teach and support our makers, we must become makers ourselves. By taking on projects, we can learn the design process and develop empathy.
Get these at unbelievably low prices while supplies last. They may or may not come back to our shop so this may be the last time you can get these items. Don't wait! *Note: Coupon codes will not apply to clearance items.