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Maker: The Great Toy Remix

The Great Toy Remix Week of 2/23/15 Before we delve into the events that took place on Thursday this week, we ought to recap Tuesday’s projects. As a preliminary activity before the main project, the group created geometric shapes with peas and carrots. At least that’s what I was expecting them to make. Maybe it was the rush of nutrients their…

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Maker: Bubbles & Sponge Sculptures

Bubbles & Sponge Sculptures Week of 10/6/14 When our Maker workshop wasn’t outside enjoying the beautiful weather, it was inside conducting science experiments and exploring “odd” mediums of art. During Tuesday’s class we concocted a super bubble mixture and then tested it out in a variety of ways. In addition to the bubbles, we divvied up 6 colored sponges and set…

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