Monday, February 12, 2018

Class 2 - Blogging and Laptops

We checked out how to create our own blogs

Hand in Blog on Google Classroom

Monday, February 05, 2018

Class 1 - Overview

  • 8th Graders will focus on Planning and Prototyping. They will create projects for the School learning how plan, budget and implement a project from start to finish.  Once completed they will design and create their own personal projects.
  • Project 1 - Make Something for Mr Kelley (School Based)
    • They could create a sign or pass for a customer, for example we created this school sign.   They also created parts to fix lunch room tables or door stoppers... they list of project options is varied and long.

    • Project 2 - House
      • They will create their own house in Sketchup

      • Project 3
        • They will Blog about the Process and their creations

      Thursday, November 02, 2017

      Class 15 - Pick Project

      Pick a project you would like to work on for Mr. Kelley so you can make something for yourself

      You can earn TIME for your own print jobs (easier makes = less time, hard makes = more time)

      • Custodian Parts (replacement Handle, Lock)
      • Sign for School (Entrance)
      • Heart (Science)
      • Spool Holder (for Finder Printer)
      • Hint Clue
      • Makerbot Ring template in Sketchup
      • Feet for Tables (so won't scratch floors)
      • Occupancy Sign (for School # of people room/building can hold)
      • QR Code cards (make website into a plastic 3d printed card)
      • QR Code cards for ponds (make cards go to site showing fishing limits etc... for Wardens)
      • Warden Sign (camp sign for wardens)
      • Teacher Passes (for bathroom, hallway)
      • Car Parts (Mustang Shifted handle,  logo part)
      • Vise Table Parts (handle, holders, crank handle)
      • Door Wedges (labeled and holders for rooms)
      • Neck Tie (printed and assembled)
      • Cell Phone Cases (for teachers, secretaries)
      • Snowblower Shovel Holder (bracket to hold it on blower)
      • 5th Grade Scan tek parts (clamps, spacers etc... from building car and boats)
      • Tool Shelf brackets (to organize peg tool shelf)
      • Mouthpiece for Music (Trumpet, Trombone, etc..)
      • Headphone Holders
      • Double Robot Parts (update Design)
      • Climbing Wall holds (Old Town Rec Center)
      • ED Tech Break Out Boxes
      • ?  other?   Teacher request? or idea you have?

      Monday, October 23, 2017

      Thursday, October 19, 2017

      Class 12 - Tinkercad


      Monday, October 16, 2017

      Class 11 - Using Google Earth Sat Image of House in Sketchup

      Steps to download SAT image of house and align X,Y,Z axis on your house to draw from.

      Monday, October 09, 2017

      Class 10 - Sketchup Tutorials

       There are 6 tutorials we are supposed to download and complete. (and do a Blog post on explaining what it taught us!)


      1. Introduction to Sketchup

      2. Start Drawing 1
      3. Start Drawing 2
      4. Start Drawing 3

      5. Colors and Materials

      6. Introduction to Dynamic Components