After creating two different robots, designers chose their favorite design to highlight and fix for final printing.
Several teams in Ms. Adam's classroom designed characters in Makers Empire to create a video about how to handle different emotional triggers by responding in a positive way. They then used the characters to act out different scenarios to help build a deeper social emotional understanding of how to respond to triggers in their own lives.
After exploring different tools, our first graders are learning about shape robots using Makers Empire.
Step 1: Design in Makers Empire
Note: Bracelet equals horizontal print, Bookmark equals vertical print
Step 2: Printing the Base Layer
Step 3: Adding the Ribbon