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3D printers enables the imaginary to become physical by clicking a button. With so many applications that can create a variety of forms, a student


Reading

Creative Writing

Social Studies

Music

Other









Math

Science

Art

CTE





Reading/Writing Activities


Activity Name

Description
Tinkercad Imagination

After reading a text or book, a student would login into Tinkercad. Using shape-based design, students create something from the reading to illustrate the ideas the perceive. This is a very opened-ended project. We have done this before with the Healthy Monster book where students design recreation or playground
Build Your Wild Self with CHARMR

Use the http://www.buildyourwildself.com to create your own creature.
Make your own nametag


PBIS Charm

Use Charmr or Tinkercad to create pendants that have the school logo to give out when students achieve enough "points" in your PBIS system.






Creative Writing Activities

Activity Name

Description
Modio Graphic Novels

Using the Modio app on the iPad, students create characters to 3D print and snap together. There are several combinations that can be assemble to create all sorts of creatures. Pieces of creature are snapped together. Use a camera or tablet to capture images to create novel.








Social Studies

Activity
Name

Description
Building a
Minecraft-like
Community

Using the Blokify app on an iPAD, students create houses or space stations to be printed out on a 3D printer. Blokify is an app that has a plane where blocks are placed on top of each other until the design is done. Once printed, the students can place the buildings in a pattern that makes a community. The discussion is about what is missing and what makes a community sustainable.








Music

Activity
Name

Description
Makey Makey
Guitar

Using one of the designs off of Thingiverse to create a digital musical instrument. By placing copper tape on the frets with a small pieces hanging off. Attach the alligator clips to the tape and back to the Makey Makey. Each wire connected to a fret reflects a different note. Connect to the Makey Makey to the a computer an load in a guitar program.
Bongos






Other

Activity
Name

Description
3D Printed Badges

Badges are a very popular topic in getting buy in with teaching new tools and ideas. Using Tinkercad, charms or badges can be designed to give out to participants.








Math

Activity
Name

Description
Angles design
with the iPad

Using Lathe 3D app on the
Math with
Ferris wheels







Science


Art

Activity Name
Description
Making Logos
This activity uses two applications. You will need to download Inkscape on to the computer you will be using. It is an open-source version of Adobe Illustrator. The other application is Tinkercad. Tinkercad is a web-based shape design. Using Inkscape, a student can create a design or sketch. The sketch can be saved as