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    Welcome to our At-Home Makerspace page!

    I will share links to Makerspace/STEAM challenges that you can complete at home with common household materials. You may need to be logged into the AISD Portal to view some of these links.


    1. Select a challenge from one of the links you'll find below the dotted line on this page.

    2. Follow the Allen ISD Engineering Design Process:  

    Engineering Design Process

    Step 1: Ask a question. "How can I build a boat to hold the most weight without sinking?"
    Step 2: Imagine. Brainstorm ideas.
    Step 3: Plan. Draw and label your chosen plan.
    Steps 4-6: Create, Test, Improve.




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    *Are you a fan of the books Rosie Revere Engineer, Iggy Peck Architect, and Ava Twist Scientist? If so, you will want to check out The Questioneers website for some fun STEM activities.

    Stem REsource Generator Picture from Website

    You can also check out Andrea Beaty's new books full of STEM ideas through Overdrive.

    Pictures of Overdrive Book Covers