MakerSpace ExperienceParticipate in hands-on learning and discover how to create “MakerSpaces” into your classroom to bring experiential learning to your students.

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Other Resources:

MakerSpace storage ideas: Mackin offers Kits to get started: specific resources: and get involved with the FabLab social communities
Elementary specific people to follow and resources:

3D Printing:
  • Tinkercad (to create)
  • Thingiverse (to download)

Green Screen:
  • Touchcast
  • DoInk


MakerSpace Books
MakerBot in the Classroom: An Introduction to 3D Printing and Design. Brooklyn, NY: MakerBot, 2015. Print.

Burke, John. Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014. Print.

Couros, George. The Innovator's Mindset: Empower Learning, Unleash Talent, and Lead a Culture of Creativity. San Diego, CA: Dave Burgess Consulting, 2015. Print.

Dougherty, Dale, Ariane Conrad, and Tim O'Reilly. Free to Make: How the Maker Movement Is Changing Our Schools, Our Jobs, and Our Minds. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic, 2016. Print.

Graves, Colleen, and Aaron Graves. The Big Book of Makerspace Projects: Inspiring Makers to Experiment, Create, and Learn. New York: McGraw Hill Education, 2017. Print.

Hare, Rebecca Louise, and Robert Dillon. The Space: A Guide for Educators. Irvine, CA: EdTechTeam, 2016. Print.

Martinez, Sylvia Libow., and Gary Stager. Invent to Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom. Torrance, CA: Constructing Modern Knowledge, 2013. Print.

Roslund, Samantha, and Emily Puckett. Rodgers. Makerspaces. Ann Arbor, MI: Cherry Lake, 2014. Print.

Walter-Hermann, Julia, and Corinne Büching. FabLab: Of Machines, Makers and Inventors. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2013. Print.