With a focus on real-world problem solving and the skills our society needs for a complex future, Makey Makey represents a means to help learners become inventors and makers of their world using technological/engineering design practices and processes. Makey Makey supports current trends in education—Integrative STEM Education, problem solving and project based learning, and 21st Century Skills --and enables learners to prepare for work at the frontier.
All challenges and coding principles taught in the Makey Makey STEAM Program link to the Australian Curriculum.
Suitable for Years 2-6
Maximum Participants: 4 classes (maximum of 30 students each class)
Duration: 8 weeks - 1 hour session for each class - 4 classes on the same day (Same day each week for 8 weeks, e.g. Monday, Tuesday etc.)
Location Required: Classroom
ALL EQUIPMENT PROVIDED! Workshop price includes hire of equipment.