Showing posts with label Maker Camp. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Maker Camp. Show all posts

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Maker Camp is Back for 2014 - Online Camp Starts Monday

Again this summer MAKE magazine and Google are hosting a virtual Maker Camp for teenagers (students under 13 can participate with adult supervision). The virtual camp starts on Monday, July 7th at 11am PST. Maker Camp is a series of Google+ Hangouts featuring new DIY projects that students can do at home or at school as individual projects or as group projects. A new project is posted each day. Daily Google+ Hangouts will offer tips for completing each project. Students can share their projects in the Maker Camp Google+ Community. Maker Camp runs for six weeks. Learn more in the video below or jump to the outline to read about the focus of each week of the camp.

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Maker Camp Starts Tomorrow - A Virtual Camp for Making Things

MAKE magazine is hosting a virtual Maker Camp starting tomorrow (July 8th) and running through August 16th. The virtual camp features new DIY projects that students can do at home or school as individuals or in groups. A new project is posted each day. Daily Google+ Hangouts will offer tips for completing each project. Students can share their projects in the Maker Camp Google+ Community.
Applications for Education
Maker Camp looks like it is going to provide lots of great, hands-on, educational activities for students to try all summer long. Whether you're looking for something for your own children to do or you're looking for some fun activities to try in your classroom, Maker Camp is definitely worth following for the next six weeks. The first week's schedule of projects can be found here.