Summer Workshop for Educators
Explore a variety of coding environments that operate on different platforms including iPads/android, web-based and computers. Participants will be introduced to a variety of coding programs that will include (but not limited to):
Several programmable robotic devices will be available for exploration:
Participants can explore a variety of programs or focus in more depth on two or three environments to suit their classroom situation. Curriculum connections will be made with the various coding programs and robotic devices.
Wondering what “Makerspace” is all about? This introductory session will include how to create a Maker environment in your class, school or commons. Curriculum connections will be addressed in all topics.
Now that you have some experience with different Makerspace technologies, branch out with these additional activities and resources:
Curriculum connections will be addressed in all topics.
Students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using LEGO® MINDSTORMS Education EV3. The focus is on growing these 21st century skills through inquiry-based and active learning. Curriculum connection will be made.
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