Maker Spaces for the Gifted Learner

What is a Maker Space?

A do it yourself center where students gather to create, invent, explore, collaborate and learn!

What is a MakerSpace?

Open Makers Space

Concept

  • Student driven
  • Students invent, create with no direction but their imagination
  • Genius Hour or Google 20%
  • Problem Based Learning


Tools


Resources

  • Paper
  • Card Board
  • Popsicle Sticks
  • Wire
  • LED bulbs
  • Ect…

Design Challenges

Students are given a challenge and then must create something for that challenge.

  • Paper Airplane
  • Egg Drop
  • Building bridges or towers
  • Marble launch
  • Popsicle Bombs

Maker Gizmos and gadgets

Books