Fab@School Maker Studio Tutorials & Lessons
Welcome to the Fab@School Maker Studio Tutorial page. Here are some resources to help you get started! Included is a series of tutorial videos explaining the Fab@School Maker Studio toolset, a collection of classroom activities, and a set of comprehensive user guides.
Fab@School User Guides
Fab@School Video Tutorials
The FabAwesome Lantern focuses on authentic literacy and problem-solving skills including reading directions and circuitry design. For grades 2-6.
This FabAwesome project introduces you to the Sudoku number puzzle and helps you create your own Sudoku game set. For grades 3-8.
This automaton model is a simple machine that moves a piston up and down when the handle on the front is turned. It uses a mixture of simple 2D and complex 3D parts, and demonstrates various concepts in paper craft and engineering. For grades 6-8.
Wind Power Challenge
Using Fab@School Maker Studio, students will design a prototype of a pinwheel to simulate how wind is captured to produce energy. Students will then redesign it to explore how
form affects function. For grades K-12.
The Flight of the Bumble Bee
This bumble bee design challenge gives students the chance to explore how an animal’s form serves its function and to design and prototype their understandings of these macroscale systems. For grade 4.
Playground Water Pump Challenge
Using Fab@School Maker Studio, students will design a 2D to 3D prototype of playground equipment or some other type of tool to pump water.
For grades 4-8.