We will be hosting a fun, free, Inventors Workshop for 7-9 year olds to celebrate our first Vancouver Mini Maker Faire! During this workshop we’ll be playing games and exploring the properties of different materials alongside electronics.
Sometimes I like to start my workshops with books that spark creativity. "If I Built a House" by Chris Van Dusen is one of my favourites.
Maker Junior is thrilled to be partnering with researchers from the School of Information Technology at Carleton University. We will be hosting a fun, free, Inventors Workshop for 7-9 year olds to explore bendable materials and electronics. Young 7-9 yrs makers must have participated in past Maker Junior Workshops in order to attend the first phase of these workshops. During this workshop we’ll be playing games and exploring the properties of different materials alongside electronics. All participants will have a chance to build their own inventions and share with everyone what they have created. At a later date, after the Inventors Workshop, we’ll be hosting sessions with our littlest inventors, 2-5 years of age, to see how they engage and interact with refined prototypes. During this session, participants will... Continue Reading →
Hallo! Remember when we were listed as EEWeb's Engineering Site of the Day? Today I learned that there is a German site, EEWeb.de aka Elektronik Forum EEWeb. Ausgezeichnet! There are articles, forums and news articles. Today I also learned that Einführung is introduction in German, and if you have been looking for an introduction to the Raspberry PI in German, you can find one here: Raspberry Pi Einführung. Wie cool ist das? Continue Reading →