Toolkit for Teachers

All of the tools on these pages are available to borrow for a few days, a few weeks, or as required to implement your project. If you're not sure how these tools can be used in your class, let us know--we would be happy to help you develop a project or lesson. Also, ask your peers! Post a leaf and get a feel for how our other members have used these tools.

Please note that mobile devices may require a special request form for a pilot project. Please inquire.

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HyperDuino is an incredible concept that was created by Roger Wagner (writer of the original Apple II documentation!). HyperDuino kits allow...

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The HyperDuino Mini-Makerspace Class Parts Set contains everything you need to bring the HyperDuino Basic Starter Kits to a whole classroom full...

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The HyperDuino Motor and Servo Set adds the element of controlled movement to your projects. Flip a switch, drive a car, raise a flag--anything...

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Ozobots are a great way to engage students and bring robotics and coding into the classroom curriculum. Ozobots are codable with commands using...

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The Snap Circuit Alternative Kit comes with various parts that demonstrates the process of how renewable energy is generated. The kit is easily...

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Snap Circuits Jr is ideal kit for students on the path to understanding electricity. Similary to the rest of the Snap Circuits resources we have,...

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Snap Circuits Motion Detector Kit is ideal for students to learn motion detecting in 6 different circuit projects (included):
- Siren Motion...

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This is our little round friend, Sphero. Sphero is a robot that you can program to complete tasks, travel around to exotic locations, and even...

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littleBits are just what they sound like! Little bits of technology that can be attached together to make just about any electronics-based maker...

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The Backpack 1.0 Water Filtration Unit is designed for field demonstration and experimentation. This unit includes a manual powered pump, two...

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The Benchtop Water Filtration Kit is an in-the-classroom demonstration and experimentation tool for water filtration. This kit includes a AC...

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Solar, wind, wave, and other sources of energy fluctuate throughout the day. Bioenergy can be a solution to this problem. With this kit, explore...

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This Fuel Cell Car Kit lets you compare the difference between using a battery, solar panel, and fuel cell to power a small car. The fuel cell...

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This stand-alone demonstration kit is a great way to introduce the different types of renewable energy including fuel cell technology, solar, wind...

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Water surrounds us everywhere here in Hawai'i in the streams and oceans. Use this kit to explore how water is used as a source of energy to...

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Introduce your students to hydroponics with this small indoor system. Comes with a 6"H x 16"W x 24"L container that holds 6...

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MakeyMakey is a small circuit board you connect to your computer through a USB cable. The computer thinks that the circuit board is the actual...

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Bring to life the Doppler Effect concept with a simple and fun Doppler Rocket activity. Students will hear the change in pitch as the Doppler...

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The EcoZone System was designed to help students understand the interactions within different ecosystems.The three clear acrylic Eco Chambers are...

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Explore solar, wind, and fuel cell energy harnessing technologies. Includes a wind turbine with multiple blade designs, reversible fuel cell...

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Experiment with various hands-on activities to teach Newton's 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Laws of Motion. Kit includes force & motion sensors,...

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With the PITSCO Structure testing machine students are capable to up to 800 pounds of force to structures including balsa wood or basswood towers...

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Engage your students in scientific inquiry by having them figure out what type of fish these bones belong to!

Information regarding the...

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DNA is a very abstract concept that can be difficult to grasp. With this DNA kit, extract "chunks" of DNA from strawberries and papaya...

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1st Generation Wave Tank designed by and fabricated by a former UHM mechanical engineeer student in colaboration with middle school teachers. The...

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