Let’s Make It! Makerspace at Home
Date posted: January 16, 2019
What is a Makerspace? Basically, it’s a space where people get together to make things. You may have seen them in your school or community. Often they’re designed for older schoolchildren or young adults and contain technology and interesting equipment to share.
There are also makerspaces for younger children. They are places that encourage discovery and creativity in a playful way. And, you can make a family makerspace at home. It doesn’t have to cost a lot. Rachelle of Tinkerlab has created a graphic with some basic tips that will work for spaces of all shapes and sizes:
For more ideas on how to set up and gather supplies for a children’s makerspace at home, read:
- 8 Ways to Create an at Home Makerspace for your Kids
- Create a Maker Space for Kids
- Creating a Makerspace at Home
- How To Turn Your Playroom Into a Maker Space
- Mini Maker Space Cart for Kids
No matter the size or contents of your makerspace at home, have fun making things together!