Want to know more? Contact the Makerspace facilitators, Kristin Whitworth, the librarian at Barnstead Elementary School in Barnstead, NH, or Caitlin Bennett, librarian at Londonderry Middle School in Londonderry, NH.
Session Activity: Take apart old tech gadgets!
Upcycled Art Journals
Session Activity: Upcycle Old Books
Save Snoopy or Ninja Bunny!
Session Activity: Storybook characters and parachutes!
Session Activity: Lift a pumpkin 30 cm. using recycled materials
Sew An Earbud Case
Session Activity: Make your own case for your earbuds and more!
Global Cardboard Challenge
Session Activity: Give them cardboard; watch them build!
Triangular Building Blocks
Supplies Every Makerspace
No budget? No problem!
Here are ways that you can get supplies for pennies on the dollar:
2. Find a lesson you like & customize it to what you already have
3. Set a budget for your students for each activity to eliminate wasteful use of materials