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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The Afinia H400 3d printer is the little sibling to the larger H800. Although it has a smaller print volume, the H400 is perfect for in-class use...

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The Digital Multimeters measure electricity, primarily as current, voltage, or resistance. With almost no learning curve, measuring the output of...

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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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MakerBot has long been the gold-standard for 3d printing in the classroom. The Mini+ is compact and very quick and easy to set up. It includes a...

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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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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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Explore the basics of solar power with the Junior Solar Sprint Solar Panel. Students investigate the energy produced by solar panels in response...

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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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Use this 3D printer to bring computer designed 3D models to life! Prints standard .stl files. Requires software installation onto a computer. Uses...

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A user friendly, fully assembled 3D printer with the capability to print pieces up to a volume of 10 x 8 x 8 inches. It includes a HEPA filter...

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Tablet computer with WiFi, Bluetooth and Camera capabilities. Perfect tool to do online research, calculations, data collection, and scientific...

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Tablet computer with WiFi, Bluetooth and Camera capabilities. Perfect tool to do online research, calculations, data collection, and scientific...

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The MP560 Pixma Inkjet Printer is an additional (optional) accessory to be used to print out generated net shapes made by using Fablab ModelMaker...

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Fablab ModelMaker software is used to render 3D shapes. The output initially shows the net of the shapes which can be printed then cut out using a...

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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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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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The Silhouette Cutter is an additional (optional) accessory to be used to cut, score, and perforate generated net shapes made by with Fablab...

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