Spaces, Tools, and Materials: Reflecting on Design Approaches
Through this online learning module, you’ll reflect on and answer questions related storing, organizing, and maintaining tools and materials in your learning space.
Makerspace @ the Tech cookbook
This comprehensive handbook documents maker-centered programming and activities for a drop-in museum context and includes learning goals, materials lists, set-up, facilitation tips, and more!
MakerEd’s Youth Makerspace Playbook
This comprehensive handbook for educators in any setting offers practical suggestions on finding spaces to make, outfitting spaces with tools and materials, exploring the possible educational approaches within spaces, and […]
Design an Inclusive Play Space
This lesson plan involves learners in mathematical thinking about measurement and scaling, spatial reasoning, and the engineering mindset through 3D modeling with Tinkercad.
NYSCI Design Make Play: A Blueprint: Maker Programs for Youth
If you are interested in starting a Maker program in your community, here is a resource guide to put you on a path that can turn that idea into a […]
Middle school maker journey
In this article, middle school teacher Kevin Jarrett reviews the manifesto, mantra, and materials necessary to make a middle school maker program from scratch.
MENTOR Makerspace Project: High School Makerspace Tools and Materials
This guide includes handy lists of equipment, tools, and materials – organized by kind of space and medium of making – for kickstarting making in high school.