Google SketchUp is a fabulous 3D Modeling tool to introduce to your kids. Here is a quick start tutorial for getting started...

Using Google Sketchup

Getting started with Google SketchUp

Get started with SketchUp - Part 1

Quick Start Tutorial on LEGO Mindstorms NXT robotics! These are the best free web resources for parents & kids to learn about LEGO Mindstorms Robotics. I used these to coach my kid's FIRST LEGO League team.

3-D shapes song and video

Great LEGO Mindstorms Tutorial - Part 1. I use this for introducing students to LEGO Mindstorms Robotics.

Great LEGO Mindstorms Tutorial - Part 2. I use this for introducing students to LEGO Mindstorms Robotics.

visual learning tool on how machines work #kidsapps

How to Make a Lego Drawbot |Planet Smarty Pants…This would make an amazing STEM engineering challenge!

Make Your Own Solar Oven Tutorial! What a easy, thrifty, fun activity. This would be perfect for a lesson on predicting!

Getting started with Sketchup - Part 4

Best overview of the maker movement & makerspaces that I've found and a great way to research creating your own library makerspace.

Resource: Some tools for students to plan and design their projects, represent ideas and map sequences.

Interested in teaching your kids how to solder some electronics kits? Here's how to get started...

These tutorials are being developed with the aim of making freely available a set of tutorial challenges that could help students develop skills in building Robots, and finding out how to teach those robots to do what they are told to do...

Resources: A series of resources and tools for digital story telling, with elements of sound, pictures, text, video.

46 Tools to Make Infographics in the Classroom #edtech

Google Earth Basics for K-12 Education - Tutorial 1

Getting started with SketchUp - Part 3

Google Earth Basics for K-12 Education - Tutorial 2