Monday, June 16, 2014

Sewable Electronics in our Classroom

(Blog post under construction, August 2014)

It started with a workshop at Tech Liminal




I'm so Maker:












Wearable Electronics, Soft-Circuits, e-Textiles, etc.


http://tinkering.exploratorium.edu/2014/01/06/tinkering-home-sewn-circuits

http://tinkering.exploratorium.edu/sewn-circuits


Inventor of Lilypad:
http://makezine.com/2014/07/18/leah-buechley-crafting-the-lilypad-arduino/

How LEDs are made: https://learn.sparkfun.com/tutorials/how-leds-are-made/all

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Year-End To-Do List

School recently ended for our middle school - and another 10 months of blog post drafts piled up.  While I do believe in the benefits of pruning, there are a few posts of the posts that I will be working on over the next few weeks.  Here are some snapshots of the work in progress:
  • Impact of BPC in 3D: A 3D Printed Graduation Project (Tales of a 3D Printer, BPC STEAM)
  • BPC Visits 3D Robotics! (BPC STEAMspace)
  • More on Maker Faire (Tales of a 3D Printer)
  • 3D Printing Infiltrates the Science Fair (Tales of a 3D Printer)
  • Augmented Reality in the Classroom (Post-Its & Ponderings; BPC STEAM)
  • Ducks in the Science Room (BPC STEAM blog)
  • Tips on Hatching and Raising Ducks in the Middle School Classroom (Post-Its & Ponderings)
  • Ducks in my Makerspace (Post-Its & Ponderings)
  • Cardboard Arcade (Post-Its & Ponderings; BPC STEAM)
... plus whatever else I can publish in a timely manner.