Save the Date for Maker Faire!
April 23rd 5-7pm
Support our ERGC Makers!
They had to answer 3 main questions:
What do you want to learn?
How do you want to learn it?
How will you share that learning with others?
Maker Faire is a chance for students to make their learning public and share their creations! Come see what our students have made!
Why should our kids be makers? Watch this video!
So far, grant submissions have included. . .
Publishing a book of short stories
Publishing a cookbook of compiled family recipes
Building a computer that will run Linux
Creating a game that is played by decrypting and encrypting ciphers
Building a robot that will create drawings using vectors
Using Food Chemistry to make edible glass potato chips
Creating a Web-Comic to help girls with bullying and drama
Creating a working mini-arcade with cabinet
Using Cartography to create a fantasy world
Collaborating to make a fashion blog
Creating a 3D scaled print of the buildings that make up the Chicago Skyline
Filming a documentary about the history of recess at edison
Creating a robot that draws on eggs and other round objects
Making a Rube Goldberg Machine
. . .I could go on and on!
You might even see some student-created "gameboys" and "gamegirls"!
ERGC Maker Faire!
Thursday, April 23rd, 5-7pm
4929 North Sawyer Avenue
RSVPs are enabled for this event.