Materials – Swimming

You may have a functional space that works for making and perhaps you are ready for the next level of tools and constructing materials.  A big consideration as technology is added to a makerspace is support and usage knowledge.  Professional development opportunities are important for successful curricular connections to be made regarding a makerspace.  Here is a list of possible “add-ons” to the basic list provided in Wading In.  Slowly building up new tools in your maker repertoire can help lead to success!

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Green screen

LEGO MindStorms with additional add on sets

Construction tools (saws, drills, and other basic power tools)

Wood as a consumable for laser cutting and projects


Circuit, wire and bulb components

Sewing machine with accessories and supplies

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