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Makerspace Starter Kit

Makerspace Starter Kit | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Congratulations! You are now the proud owner of a Makerspace. The Makerspace Starter Kit includes: Makerspace Welcome Letter (pdf) Makerspace Starter Kit (pdf) Mini Maker Notebook (pdf) If the link...
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DIY: 20 Cool Creative Ideas With Zippers

DIY: 20 Cool Creative Ideas With Zippers | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
DIY: 20 Cool Creative Ideas With Zippers ,
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Crafty fabric sewing within your Makerspace?  There are LOTS of types of makers within Makerspaces -- cater to your students' interests.  Lots of things to MAKE with zippers!

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Is It Time to Rebuild & Retool Public Libraries and Make "TechShops"?

Is It Time to Rebuild & Retool Public Libraries and Make "TechShops"? | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
To me, public libraries — the availability of free education for all — represent the collective commitment of a community to their future. They symbolize what is most important, a commitment to edu...
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Makerspace in the Classroom

Makerspace in the Classroom | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
This is why the marriage between the classroom and the Makerspace is so potent.
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Teaching kids about recycling: upcycled building kit for kids

Teaching kids about recycling: upcycled building kit for kids | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Teaching kids about recycling: upcycled building kit for kids
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Stocking up School Makerspaces

Stocking up School Makerspaces | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Lots of teachers have been asking us how to set up a Makerspace at their school. As part of our Back to School series, we're sharing an excerpt  from the Makerspace Playbook: Schools Edition.
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Skill Builder: Arduino 101

Skill Builder: Arduino 101 | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Ever heard of Arduino? This Primer will help you get started with Arduino and a little bit of coding.
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circuit scribe: draw circuits instantly with conductive ink pen - designboom | architecture & design magazine

users can build circuits with nothing but a coin battery, paper clip, and LED, or build complex circuits with multiple components and other open source hardware.
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Science for Kids: Engineering for Kids! Creating Party Monster Cars

Science for Kids: Engineering for Kids! Creating Party Monster Cars | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
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RaspberryPiIVBeginners - YouTube

RaspberryPiIVBeginners - YouTube | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Raspberry Pi Tutorials This is a Channel for people who have are beginners with Linux and have got themselves a raspberry pi. www.pibeginners.com Follow me o...
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5 Reasons to Teach Kids to Code | Visual.ly

5 Reasons to Teach Kids to Code | Visual.ly | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
This infographic provides a deeper look into why it's beneficial for kids to learn how to code.
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Amazon.com: CanaKit Raspberry Pi Ultimate Starter Kit (Over 35 Components: Raspberry Pi + WiFi Dongle + 8GB SD Card + Case + Power Supply and many more): Computers & Accessories

Amazon.com: CanaKit Raspberry Pi Ultimate Starter Kit (Over 35 Components: Raspberry Pi + WiFi Dongle + 8GB SD Card + Case + Power Supply and many more): Computers & Accessories
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STEM Contest for Middle School

STEM Contest for Middle School | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Hey teaching friends!  I am super excited to tell you about a really cool contest for my Middle School friends!
 

 
It is the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge!
 

 
We all know that interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics tends to fade away in the middle school years.  The good people at Discove...
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Montage - 10 Tools om te programmeren met kinderen

Montage - 10 Tools om te programmeren met kinderen | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Pauline Maas created a Montage on the topic of 10 Tools om te programmeren
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CRAFT Video: LilyPad Arduino 101

CRAFT Video: LilyPad Arduino 101 | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Get started with the LilyPad Arduino! It's a sewable microcontroller that lets you embed lights, sounds, sensors, and much more into your wearables, perfect for clothing and accessories. In this vi...
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HowStuffWorks "Altoids Tin Flashlight"

HowStuffWorks "Altoids Tin Flashlight" | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
How to make a flashlight from an Altoids tin is explained in this article from HowStuffWorks. Find out how to make a flashlight from an Altoids tin.
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Cool Makerspace project!

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MinecraftExperience - home

MinecraftExperience - home | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
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Minecraft for your gamers within your Makerspace!

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3Doodler 3D Printing Pen

3Doodler 3D Printing Pen | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
3D printers are really neato. Sure you design it, but they print however they want. Now you can fully control the 3D printing process with your hands at all times. Just like a pen, except you'll be drawing in three dimensions.
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Cool tools for your Makerspace!

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Kickstarter Tech Project of the Week: 3Doodler

Kickstarter Tech Project of the Week: 3Doodler | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
Want a way-cool tech product before it officially hits the market? Our first pick for our new weekly feature is a 3D printer for drawing in three-dimensions—sans computer.
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Engineering a Bridge | Scholastic.com

Engineering a Bridge | Scholastic.com | Makerspaces | Scoop.it
This lesson will involve your students in geometry and measurement as they work as civil engineers to design and build their own bridge.
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