Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom
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Project Based Learning at Central Public School - YouTube

Learn how Project Based Learning can be implemented and used in an elementary school setting. Contest entry for the Limestone District School Board's Show IT...
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One oven-baked robot to go, please

One oven-baked robot to go, please | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Lots of people make their own robots, and in all sorts of ways, but have you ever heard of anyone baking one in an oven? Researchers at MIT have injected fu...
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Tweet from @lamar_library

Tweet from @lamar_library | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
We make magic 8 balls with @arduino and ask it #HowILibrary? It answers-#LikeABoss #makered #lisdlib #makerspaces pic.twitter.com/YFSjNjwhjO
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Maker-ed Instructional Videos

Maker-ed Instructional Videos | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Learn to create 3D objects in Autodesk 123D and prepare them for printing.
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123D Design intro videos

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An Awesome Project -- "Making" Schools Better for Kids with Gary Stager & Sylvia Martinez - YouTube

Maker culture and young makers can help make schools more productive contexts for learning. Learning-by-doing and constructive technology hold great promise ...
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OK, wow, this is a TERRIBLE recording - the sound people are talking over us, most of it sounds like we are in a giant tin can, but still, it's a nice short intro to what parents and teachers can do to encourage making and hands-on learning in their own schools.

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ZEUS, The World’s First ALL-IN-ONE 3D Printer, 3D Copier, 3D Fax Machine Now Available for $2,499

ZEUS, The World’s First ALL-IN-ONE 3D Printer, 3D Copier, 3D Fax Machine Now Available for $2,499 | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
3D printing has made tremendous strides over the past few years. This year alone, we have seen the prices of 3D printers drop significantly. 3D scanning is stil
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This Giant 3D Printer Built 10 Houses In Just 1 Day - Seeing It In Action Is Mesmerizing

This Giant 3D Printer Built 10 Houses In Just 1 Day - Seeing It In Action Is Mesmerizing | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Using a mixture of construction waste (a mixture of sand, concrete and glass fiber) and concrete for printing material, a single-story, one-room house can be printed for less than $5,000. Using a 6...
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3D printing solves watery-ketchup conundrum - CNET

3D printing solves watery-ketchup conundrum - CNET | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Two high school students create the ketchup-dispensing invention the world's been waiting for.
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AD & HOC Building Toy System by Fredbartels - Thingiverse

AD & HOC Building Toy System by Fredbartels - Thingiverse | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it

tThingiverse is a universe of things. Download our files and build them with your lasercutter, 3D printer, or CNC.

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Bears on Stairs: A Stop Motion-Animation Created from 3D-Printed Frames | Colossal

Bears on Stairs: A Stop Motion-Animation Created from 3D-Printed Frames | Colossal | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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One-minute 3D animation shows final phases of Gaudí's Sagrada Família

One-minute 3D animation shows final phases of Gaudí's Sagrada Família | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The completion of architect Antoni Gaudí's Sagrada Família basilica in Barcelona is simulated in this movie showing the stages of construction before 2026.
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The Burgeoning Craft of 3D Printing

The Burgeoning Craft of 3D Printing | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
KPF’s models of concepts, facades, and building details. Image © John Chu/Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates This article by Marc Kristal from Metropolis
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Stunning example of 3D-printing in full color

Stunning example of 3D-printing in full color | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
A stunning example of full-color 3D-printing today on Reddit posted by someone involved with the development of a new 3D scanning technology. According to the person who posted the image, it took approximately 12 hours to print using a Z650 3D-printer and...
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The best way to get people to accept robots in social jobs? Make them a bit more like people.

The best way to get people to accept  robots in social jobs? Make them a bit more like people. | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
If they're going to be used in social jobs, new research suggests they need more human traits.
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Heeeeeere's Jimmy: Intel's 3-D Printed Robot Will Hit the Market Later This Year

Heeeeeere's Jimmy: Intel's 3-D Printed Robot Will Hit the Market Later This Year | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The chip company shows off its open source robot that can talk, dance and tweet.
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From microwave parts to telegraphs, Albemarle students show they can make it ⋅ Charlottesville Tomorrow

From microwave parts to telegraphs, Albemarle students show they can make it ⋅ Charlottesville Tomorrow | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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Roombots: Modular Robots That Become Adaptive Furniture

Roombots: Modular Robots That Become Adaptive Furniture | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
VideoResearchers from the Biorobotics Laboratory at the Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne (EFPL) in Switzerland have created a group of modular shape-changing robots called Roombots that are 3D reconfigurable, meaning they can change shapes and in this case, would be come adaptive furniture. The whole idea, the researchers admit, sounds a little [...]
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Autodesk joins the 3D printer wars - CNET

Autodesk joins the 3D printer wars - CNET | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The company is aiming to make 3D printing accessible to as many as possible. But it will be pricey.
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With ingenuity and a 3-D printer, group changes lives

With ingenuity and a 3-D printer, group changes lives | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Led by a film producer with no engineering background, Not Impossible tackles the physical limitations that arise from blindness, paralysis and other conditions.
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Laser Cut Like a Boss

This issue came about due to our interest in laser cutting fabrication and our curiosity for compliant mechanisms. Our next issue will be an introduction to experimentation and prototyping with the...
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Makerspace

Makerspace | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Creating a space for young makers and educators
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Moved from old location

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Hon Weng Chong: Paging Dr. Smartphone

Hon Weng Chong: Paging Dr. Smartphone | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The Australian medical student has built a stethoscope that can plug into a smartphone and help diagnose pneumonia
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