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Loose Parts Nature Play

Jan 20, 2020

NGSS Standards:

https://www.nextgenscience.org

 

Resource on Paper Circuits:

https://www.makerspaces.com/paper-circuits/

 

Energy Stick (aff links):

https://amzn.to/2G9Gqgq

 

Energy Ball:

https://amzn.to/2G9C0G5

 

Squishy Circuits:

https://amzn.to/2G65p4f

https://amzn.to/3amd1gR

 

Electronic Components Kit:



Jan 6, 2020

Engineering Design Process

https://www.teachengineering.org/k12engineering/designprocess

Intaking Loose Parts Process

http://loosepartsnatureplay.libsyn.com/intaking-loose-parts

Fontichiaro’s website:

http://www.fontichiaro.com/activelearning/page/3/

Making and Tinkering with STEM webinar


Dec 7, 2019

Our relationships with other-than-human beings can have a profoundly positive impact on our health, our spirit, and our sense of inclusiveness in the world.

--Richard Louv

 

Play is a form of enchantment, bringing us out of ourselves and offering a deeper understanding of another creature, an expanded experience, and,...


Nov 23, 2019

Intaking Loose Parts

  1. Ask! Be specific. Advertise.
  2. Designate a collecting place.
  3. Inspect for safety hazards and applicability.
  4. Clean.
  5. Sort.
  6. Containerize. Make it visual.
  7. Store.
  8. Rotate.
  9. Consider your maintenance plan.

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