"All you have to do is give students the right space, direct them in the art of open inquiry, and take a front row seat to marvel at what they make"
EXPLORE DISCOVER new ideas CREATE BUILD Try NEW things... FAIL...and try again Find your PASSIONS SHARE them with OTHERS
What is a MAKERSPACE?
A MAKERSPACE is a place for students to...
Alexander Elementary's Makerspace
Alexander's NEW Makerspace is located in the library, and includes some of the following activities and projects that incorporate STEAM related lessons and ideas as well as open inquiry and problem solving. Let's make!!!
LEGOS Powerclix Connector straws Duct Tape projects Spheros
K'nex Snap Circuits Makey Makey Squishy Circuits ...and more
See it in Action...
The Makerspace at Alexander is NEW, open, and ready for students to expore and MAKE their own. Its functions, uses, and activities will evolve over time as it is used regularly by students, teachers, and Maker Club members.
For more information on the ICCSD Makerspace movement, please visit https://goo.gl/oHEb9O and/or contact Amber Austin, Alexander Teacher Librarian, at [email protected] Donations of Maker Materials are welcome! To sign up for Maker Mondays, click the image to the right.