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Parent Pillar Night: Makerspace

February 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Date:
February 1
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join us for the Parent Pillar Makerspace Night
Some of the activities will be…

 

Computer programming and editing with…
Scratch Programming
DoInk Green Screen
Makey-Makey

Robotics and electronics, including…

Ozobots
Hexbug Mazes
LittleBits

 

Building with….
Legos
K’Nex
Keva Planks
Construction Toys
Gears! Gears! Gears!

 

Guest appearances by….
Mrs. Hansen, our Makerspace Enrichment Instructor with an “Attachment Challenge”:¬†Students will choose from a variety of materials ranging from pipe cleaners/fasteners/beads/string/wire/paper/cardboard/recyclables… the only tools offered will be scissors and hole punch. NO GLUE/TAPE. This will be an open-ended exercise where the students will be challenged to stretch and explore how they can make something by attaching elements together. An attachment display board will be shown for inspiration!
Jason Davis, a member of our board with a surprise STEM activity!
Mrs. Shearer with a “Paper Tower Challenge”: How many textbooks can you suspend at least 1.5″ of f of the surface of a table using 1 sheet of letter sized paper?
SnowDate has been reserved on February 8th if necessary.

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