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Library Makerspaces


 PSD 2014 Presentation for LMS

 

Link to Prezi Presentation by Lauren, Amanda, and Angenine on August 20, 2014

 

LED Pin 

Coding with Scratch 

Ted Talk Squishy Circuits 

Pop Up Circuit Card 

Toy hacking- repurpose old toys 

eSewing 

Puzzles 

Holiday Cards 

Bookmarks 

App Creation

 

Resources Ready for Library Makerspaces

 

Type Information What Can Students Create?
Audio/ Video 
  • Flipcams/ Webcams
  • Audacity
  • Movie Maker
  • Sound Recorder 
Book trailers, Digital Storytelling
QR Codes  Links to original works- written work, photos, videos, audio
Web  
  • Animoto 
Presentations, book trailers

 

Makerspace Information & Resources

 

Digital Harbor Foundation:

 

Resources on Padlet from FutureMakers workshops (May 2015) 

 

BCPS ODL Maker Spaces in the Library Media Center Scoop.it!

Great Slideshow from presentation by The UnQuiet Librarian

 

Educational Makerspaces Teacher Librarian, June 2014

Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens by Patrick Waters, Edutopia

ReMaking Education: Designing Classroom Makerspaces for Transformative Learning by Stephanie West-Puckett, Edutopia

 

The Magic of Making: Engaging Students as Makers, SxSWedu

Demco Makerspace Webinar recording

 

Liberty High School in Westminster Common Ground Presentation 

 

MakerClubPlaybook

 

Why the Maker Movement Matters to Educators

 

Is It Project-Based Learning, Maker Education or Just Projects?

Webinar link: Making Your Maker Space: Building for Hands-on Learning in Libraries.

 

Influence--Real Makerspaces in School Libraries (Stephen Abram in Internet @Schools, January 1, 2015)

Makerspace eBook (purchased for BCPS libraries)

 

How to Start a Makerspace When You are Broke (Knowledge Quest article)

 

Implementing/using a 3D printer in academic libraries

 

Edutopia- How the Maker Movement Is Moving into Classrooms

 

EdSurge- Makers in the Classroom: A How to Guide

 

THE Journal- The Maker Movement Conquers the Classroom

Invent to Learn Website

 

Making Space for Makerspaces Article 
Journey to the Student Centered Makerspace (eClassroom News, Feb 5, 2015) BCPS ODL Pinterest Board: Makerspaces 

   

Equipment & Materials

 

Cheap and Free 2-d and 3-d fabrication tools

 

ALA Makerspaces Tools

 

Circuit Scribe

 

Littlebits snap-together electronics 

Ozobot Tiny programmable robot

3Doodler 3D pen

Using Design Thinking ALA article that provides a great framework of 

questions to guide students through thinking about design before they

begin making something (duct tape wallet, etc.)

 

  

Project Ideas

 

LED Pin Project from Common Ground 

Possible things to buy and sample projects. (Vicki Davis)

 

CybraryMan TONS of resources

 

Makey Makey ($49.95)Turns anything (food, people, etc) into touchpadsConnects to a computer via USB

 

Arduino- Used to develop interactive objects, taking inputs from a variety of switches or sensors, and controlling a variety of lights, motors, and other physical physical outputs outputs.

 

Makezine

 

Sylvia’s Super-Awesome Maker Show!

 


 

How Stuff Works

 
Project Ignite Step-by-step hands-on tech projects Instructables  Ideas and instructions for many projects

   

News Stories

 

White House Maker Faire

 

BCPL- Innovate @ Your Library

 

HCPL- Abingdon Library 3D Printer I Flier

 

Digital Harbor Foundation

 

Three Chesapeake High School Students Win Congressman’s App Challenge – Austen Edelenbos, Christopher Delen and Ruth Ndekhedehe – were honored by Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger as the winners of his first-ever annual high school “App Challenge.”

 

BaltimoreNode

 

Google's summer Makerspace Camp Librarians can sign up to host a camp next summer