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Monthly Archives: December 2014

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Maker Monday #51

Maker –in-Chief: Thomas Jefferson – a Presidential Maker  Thomas Jefferson, the third U.S. President, Drafter of the Declaration of Independence and the Founder of the University of Virginia was also an inventor. His home, Monticello, features some of his own creations: a wind vane, the great clock, a spherical sundial, an open-source plow and other […]

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Maker Monday #50

Origami Bows  As you are putting the final touches on holiday gifts, take a look at these origami bows. http://makezine.com/craft/gift-wrap-inspiration-origami-bows/

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Maker Monday #49

Nuclear Fusor: Star In A Jar  Nuclear fusion: squeezing atoms together so tightly that their nuclei fuse. This creates a heavier atom and releases a blast of energy. Check out this tamed down version. http://makezine.com/video/nuclear-fusor-star-in-a-jar/

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Colorado Maker Faires Announced!

The Denver Mini-Maker Faire will be June 13 and 14 at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. The NoCo Mini-Maker Faire will be October 11 and 12 at RMCIT in Loveland.

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Grosvenor Teacher Fellow Program: Honoring Excellence in K-12 Geographic Education

National Geographic is offering this Profession Development Opportunity for K-12 Educators! Selected educators will travel aboard the ship National Geographic Explorer or National Geographic Endeavour on expeditions ranging from the Arctic, Holland and Belgium, Iceland, the Galapagos, Peru, Chile, Antarctica and more. While aboard, Fellows will share the importance of geographic literacy with fellow travelers, develop activities to bring […]

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The Hour of Code 2014

The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science with the intent to learn the basics of code. The Hour of Code can be done anytime, but the focus is this week – December 8-14 in CELEBRATION of Computer Science Education Week. JavaScript: An Hour of Drawing with Code HTML/CSS: One Hour of […]

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Maker Monday #48

Reverse Applique: Here is the maker way to repair a hole in a shirt or garment. http://makezine.com/craft/how-to_reverse_appliqu/

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