Makerspace Pack

$174.95 inc GST $159.05 ex GST

While the Maker Movement is fuelled in part by new tools, technologies, and online communities available to today’s makers, its simultaneous emphasis on engaging the world through design and sharing with others harkens back to early educational predecessors including Froebel, Dewey, Montessori, and Papert.

This pack includes practical takeaways for educators, researchers, and parents and also illustrates the five key STEM literacies—identifying, organizing, and integrating information; creating and traversing representations; communicating with others for help and feedback during making; documenting processes; and communicating finished products—and demonstrates how these literacies intersect with making communities.

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SKU: 359505 - BR Category: Ages: 13 - 18 Language: English

Product overview

The Makerspace Pack includes:

STEM Literacies in Makerspaces Implications for Learning, Teaching, and Research, 1st Edition – Providing an original framework for the study of makerspaces in a literacy context, this book bridges the scholarship of literacy studies and STEM and offers a window into the practices that makers learn and interact with.

Makeology Makerspaces as Learning Environments (Volume 1), 1st Edition – introduces the emerging landscape of the Maker Movement and its connection to interest-driven learning. Focuses on making in a variety of educational ecosystems, spanning nursery schools, K-12 environments, higher education, museums, and after-school spaces.

Makeology Makers as Learners (Volume 2), 1st Edition – highlights leading researchers and practitioners as they discuss and share current perspectives on the Maker movement and research on educational outcomes in makerspaces