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Igniting Critical Thinking and Problem-solving through Tinkering Labs and Mobile Technologies

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Makerspaces and Coding are just two of the ingredients of a highly engaging learning lab that allows students to create, collaborate, and invent - while sparking authentic math, science, and literacy development. Join Jenna Linskens as she explores a variety of mobile applications and project ideas for use in your learning lab. She will explain how simple programming and coding can be used to ignite an inner engineering passion in students. Jenna will also discuss why play, tinkering, and building are essential elements to promote critical thinking, inquiry, and problem-solving in today's learning lab environment.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 @ 1:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Mobile Learning Intermediate , STEAM, Tools for Student Projects
Tags: coding, iPads, makerspaces, Mobile learning, STEM, tabliets, Tinkering lab

Reviews (34)

Basic Member
Good information!
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Thank you!
Nice work
Good info Thank you
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Thank you
Full Member
Thank you for your suggestions of Thingiverse, Sketchup, and Tinkercad. Also for remembering the young students.
Basic Member
I learned about some great apps! Thanks
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Great info
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