It can be difficult to choose a sewing machine for your STEAM space. In this article, I share some of my reflections and recommendations that I hope will help you choose more effectively.
One of my favorite storytelling tools is stop motion. When I learned that our first-grade students had been exploring story development, I knew it was time to introduce them to using stop motion. Once I share stop motion with my students, I feel like I’ve opened a new door to creativity for them Soon after, […]
My friend Tricia Fuglestad @fuglefun shared with me that she uses the Photofunia app on her Art Room iPads to put her student’s art in magical places. She simply has them insert a solid green background in place of a photo and then edit in the DoInk Green Screen App. This got me thinking, how […]
In this post, I explore how to make a flapping mechanism for a Sandhill Crane cranky contraption.
A lot has changed since I wrote my first installment on AR Sandboxes.
Learn how we used the Carvey to create our very own custom t-shirt stamp!
Integrating 3D printing in a meaningful way has been a challenge for me. Elementary-age students struggle with the disconnect between the finished design or model and the long print times. This gets in the way of the iteration process and causes a lot of frustration. Multiply that by many classes and you have a significant […]