Monthly Archives: November 2015

Circuits, circuits all the way!

  Electricity & Magnetism is part of the fourth grade curriculum. However, when do children start noticing electricity? When do they start using electricity? When do we train them on the safety aspects of circuits? When do they know that … Continue reading

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Building with Planks

Earlier this month, I had written about Design, Engineering and building with planks. These builds have become better and better with time, with students improvising on their own designs, with them thinking through various possibilities, making the structures sturdier and … Continue reading

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A day in the life of the Barron Park Maker Studio….

Friday, November 6th was one of those days that I wish we had almost everyday. It is very difficult in the course of a regular school year but not impossible. It always blows my mind when I think of the … Continue reading

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Design, Engineering, Building, Cooperative work and more

KEVA Planks is something I have mentioned as being one of my favorite tools in the Maker Studio several times earlier. When people have asked me “If I can only get three things, what would you recommend?” or “I don’t … Continue reading

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