The Invent To Learn Guide to More Fun features an all new assortment of insanely clever classroom-tested “maker” projects for learners of all ages. In the second volume of this popular book, Josh Burker is back with even more projects for educators and parents who want to make learning fun! The projects feature step-by-step instructions, full-color photos, open-ended challenges, and code. Make STEAM come to life with projects that promote learning in the modern world.
Learn to decorate your favorite jacket with light, make multimedia pinball and marble machines, tinker with LEGO gears and gadgets, sew with programmable stitches, program 3D printed objects, turn geometry into sidewalk art, make interactive art with microcontrollers, and more!
Your Makey Makey, LEGO, old computer, recycled junk, and 3D printer will be put to good use in these fun and educational projects. With The Invent To Learn Guide to More Fun in hand, kids, parents, and teachers are invited to embark on even more exciting and fun learning adventures!
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Josh and his son adapted the LEGO WeDo turntable he builds in his book to make a spin art turntable so they could decorate their home with some art.
Josh watched a group of young makers at the Westport Library construct a potentially perpetual Marble Machine during a week-long workshop he facilitated at the Westport Library.
You, too, can recreate a rich constructionist project such as this! Read Josh’s book for inspiration, then get making!
Head over to Josh’s Blog to learn about how he designed and 3D printed a stereoscopic photography jig to produce 3D images to view with Google Cardboard. You can download the files and 3D print them to build your own!
Full-color Instructions for Inspiring Project-Based Learning
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The Invent To Learn Guide to Fun is available now at Amazon.com!
The Invent To Learn Guide to Fun is packed with great projects that use many different resources: software, hardware, up cycled materials both familiar and brand new! Learn more about the resources used in the projects found in this book on the Resources page of this website.