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Monthly Archives: February 2014

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Maker Monday #7

Cayley Glider  http://makezine.com/projects/make-37/cayley-glider/ Try to make your own glider in this project. 

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Maker Monday #6

Making a Mini-Maker Space for Mini-Makers  http://makezine.com/2014/01/04/how-to-make-a-mini-maker-space-for-mini-makers/ http://www.scholastic.com/parents/blogs/scholastic-parents-learning-toolkit/creating-mini-maker-space?cid=PAR/smd/20140101/facebook/ltblogcreateminimakerspace//PAR/content/12pm  If a 4-Her is interested in being a “maker”, they are likely interested in a work space to make their things. Some of the greatest innovators of our time starting by tinkering in their Dad’s garage. Steve Jobs started Apple in his dad’s garage! Here are some […]

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Maker Monday #5

DIY Printing Press from a Modified Milk Crate  http://makezine.com/2014/01/10/diy-printing-press-from-a-modified-milk-crate/   Gutenberg made the first printing press which changed the literacy of the mass populous forever. Finally written documents could be mass produced for more than just the very elite. Check out this Printing Press made from a Milk Crate.   

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Maker Monday #4

Getting Started with Arduino – Maker Style  http://makezine.com/2014/01/06/getting-started-with-arduino-the-maker-faire-edition/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFzO5Orb7Wc What is Arduino? Arduino is an open-source electronic prototyping platform allowing youth to create interactive electronic objects. What does that mean? Ardunio is a microcontroller that is super awesome. It is a simple micro-controller board that uses open source development to make computers that program creative, […]

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