An idea isn’t responsible for the people who believe in it.

IMG_1960 We got fabulous in 2015!

Our makerspace is coming to life!  In the final weeks of 2015, the Dyer fab lab was witness to:

fifth graders educating the school community about what a makerspace is and sharing their on fleek design ideas

fourth graders learning about the design process and working collaboratively to build speedy shelters–shout out to pbs design squad

 

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our first Visiting Maker–a parent artist who demonstrated her process of painting for students

reconfiguration of the fab lab space to accommodate fifth graders’ design recommendations

K-5 students introduced to new making and tinkering tools–shout outs to: Bruce and Steve in facilities dept. for the LEGO wall, Ben in tech dept. for facilitating our first 3D printing of a dragon head, and the MIT media lab geniuses for rocking our world with littlebits and makey makey

growing student interest in Tinker Time to explore and learn by making

 

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Hello 2016!  Let’s have an innovative new year.

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