Makey Makey Invention Workshop

Nov. 2, 2017

You are Invited!

Get ready for a fun hands-on workshop where you’ll learn how to teach Invention Literacy, Making, and Design Thinking using the award winning Makey Makey invention kit used by educators in all 50 states and around the world and featured in TED talks. This workshop is new and being delivered throughout the US. You’ll learn best practices and gain access to a multimedia training website that you can use later when you train others or teach the students you serve.

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Workshop Details

Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 8:30am

2420 Spurr Road

Lexington, KY

The Details

Location: Professional Learning Center at Linlee (address above)


Who: This workshop is designed for K12 classroom teachers and coaches that support them. Register early. Space is limited.


Cost: FREE


What to Bring: Bring a laptop or chromebook and charging cable. Tablets will NOT work. The laptop/chromebook but have the ability to plug in a USB "type A" plug. Some new laptops don't accept a USB type A plug, so the user must supply their own adaptor.


Lunch: Will be provided.


Workshop Leader: Tom Heck, VP for Education Initiatives at Makey Makey


For More Info: Contact Amy Johns at amy.johns@fayette.kyschools.us

Agenda

8:30am - Check in and get ready for an awesome day of learning!

9:00 - 11:30am - Morning session: Introduction to Makey Makey

11:30am - 12:30pm - Lunch

12:30 - 3:00pm - Afternoon session: Makey Makey Inventions


Remaining agenda only for those being trained as trainers:

3:00 - 3:30pm - break

3:30 - 5:00pm Train-the-trainer

Learn More About the Workshop Experience!

https://youtu.be/PouWbbb9Geg