How to Teach A Paper Circuit Workshop | Renovated Learning
How to Teach a Paper Circuit Workshop // Want your students to learn about electricity while having fun? Try hosting a paper circuit workshop.
How to Teach an Intro to 3D Printing Class | Renovated Learning
I am by no means a 3D printing expert. But I do have three 3D printers in my library makerspace (and one in my previous space). And I have a lot of students who are very interested in learning more about 3D printing. Some students have built their own 3D printers from kits and love to come hang out and tell me about their latest projects. Other students have no CAD (computer aided design) experience but are eager to start building. In order to help all of these students better utilize…
MIT's Scratch Program Is Evolving For Greater, More Mobile Creativity | KQED
MIT’s Scratch Program Is Evolving For Greater, More Mobile Creativity | MindShift | KQED News
Makey Makey Magic
MaKeyMaKey + Science = STEM and STEAM awesomeness. Makey Makey Magic...a lesson in science and a freebie! by The Science School Yard
STEM Activity: Holiday Light Circuits | Nitty Gritty Science
This looks like a fun upcycling STEM project for makerspaces :) Light Circuits: Depending on the grade level of the students, you can have them build a very simple circuit or a very complex circuit with both series and parallel circuits combined. For my students I have them use file folders in order to design and buil
How to Run a SUPER Circuit Bracelet Workshop | Renovated Learning
How to Run a SUPER Circuit Bracelet Workshop | I ran a Circuit Bracelet workshop with our STEMgirls club this year and we had tons of fun. I also learned a lot of lessons along the way and wanted to share here so that YOU can run a super circuit bracelet workshop in your makerspace.
Snap Circuits Wall
Elenco Snap Circuits Wall Board - Mounting the Snap Circuits boards to the wall makes for a brilliant storage solution, plus it makes it easy for multiple students to tinker with them at the same time.
How to Make a Stop Motion Video With Your Kids, LEGO Style
Looking for a way to combine creativity, storytelling and technology? Make a stop motion video with your students.
Instagram post by Diana Rendina • Mar 8, 2016 at 7:19pm UTC
My students built a littlebits art bot with the new STEAM student kit. This kit is definitely going to a popular one and if probably my favorite littleBits kit yet.
How to Organize Your littleBits Collection | Renovated Learning
How to Organize Your littleBits collection | In this post, I detail my strategies and best practices for organizing a collection of littleBits. My school has a ProLibrary and 800 students, so finding an effective organization solution was critical.
littleBits STEAM Student Set Review | Renovated Learning
littleBits STEAM Student Set Review | My review of the littleBits STEAM Student Set after letting my students get a test drive. It's my new favorite littleBits kit :)
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Awesome tutorial from Heather Lister about how to build your own Augemented Reality Sandbox. This is an awesome project to bring hands-on STEM learning to your students.