Coming this Thursday, January 19th from 5:30-7p, we will have the first annual VASD Maker Night.
One of our special guests will be Jim Brandon, the creator of MeeperBots. This past Saturday I was able to co-present with Jim at EdCamp Madison.
Register prior to Maker Night to guarantee your session choices or sign-up the night of..... We hope to see you there.
CV Lightbulb Lab
LightBulb Lab is a student driven inquiry collaborative project time open this week for Blue Pod during lunch recess on Tues., Weds., Thurs., and Friday. 3 students from each classroom in the Blue Pod are selected for one week.
Topics students will be able to explore:
3D Printing and Design, Circuitry (Little Bits), Video Game Design (Bloxels), Robotics and Coding (Dash/Dot), and Drawing (Osmos)
CV Makerspace for the Red Pod started today as an exploration and creation lab area for students. 2 students from each classroom can attend once a week on either Tuesday or Thursday from 11:45-12:10 in the LMC for a total of 4 students from each classroom per week participating.
Bloxels (iPad video game creation), Osmos, Minecraft Pocket Edition, Legos, Knex, Dash and Dot robotics, Jewelry Making, and Hot Wheels and ramps.
CV Makerspace will expand to the Purple and Green pods later in the school year.