Category Archives: Maker Corps

Wrap up! Maker Corps Camp Weeks 15 & 16 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

Maker Camp is over for me! My last day was yesterday…sigh. This summer went by in a flash. My last couple of weeks as a Maker Corps Member were spent finishing up program cost analysis and helping with a Maker … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 14 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

Maker Camp was back in action this week! We had 19 8 – 10 year olds and during the week, they did all kinds of fun stuff – Art Bots, Tie-Dye, Sewing, LEGO Mindstorms…so fun.   My learning this week … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 13 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

It’s hard to believe I have been a part of Maker Corps for 13 weeks! It is also hard to believe how quickly the program is wrapping up (at least my part of it at my host site – I … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 12 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

I worked two days at my host site this week, which meant I got to have more Maker Camp fun! This group was a little older (5 – 7 years old) than the group I helped out with last week, … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 11 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

This week at my Maker Corps host site, I helped with a “Mini-Maker” Camp. I only worked one weekday this week, so I only helped with one day of camp and that day was focused on BUBBLES! The camp was … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 10 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun #summerlearning

This was my first full week with guests as a Maker Corps member AT my Host Site! It has been a great week. The first day was spent researching ideas and then organizing them for the monthly activity calendar. The … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 9 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun

My first “real” day on the job was Saturday! I worked with almost all of the Maker Corps group (we were only missing one) and we spent the afternoon (I was there 1pm – 6pm) researching and brainstorming ideas for … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Weeks 7 & 8 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun

Remember last week when I wrote about how I have not been able to tinker around much because of end of the school year craziness? Well, I’m still wrapped up in that (I am the school librarian in an elementary … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 6 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun

Quick Maker Corps update this week. It is such an exciting, busy time at my elementary school right now…end of the school year activities are taking over and I’m not getting as much time to explore and play for Maker … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment

Maker Corps Camp Week 5 @make @makeredorg #possibilities #myjobisfun

The past couple of Maker Corps weeks have been very FULL of trying and failing and trying again. Last week, I wrote about my learning with the Flora. You may remember that I finally got my shirt to work and … Continue reading

Posted in Maker Corps | Leave a comment