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Let’s Make It! Makerspace at Home

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… Read more

Supplies for Children’s Creativity

Part of encouraging creative play in children is providing supplies for them to explore and manipulate. An assortment of materials leads to the most possibilities. Do you need ideas on the kinds of materials to offer? In the blogpost DIY Invention Box for Kids, Rachelle Doorley of Tinkerlab outlines categories of materials to collect to… Read more