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MakerCon 2015

Rutgers University

August 13-14, 2015


Day 2 supplies on a table


Musical watermelon plate, courtesy a MaKey MaKey


Current record setting Marble Machine layout


Get a Twitter account if you don't have one already: https://twitter.com

Get a Scratch account if you don't have one already: https://scratch.mit.edu

Get a Tinkercad account if you don't have one already: https://tinkercad.com

Add to the Marble Machine


Hashtag for our workshop: #RUK12MAKER  


Session 1




Free Universal Construction Kit: http://fffff.at/free-universal-construction-kit/


Mark Frauenfelder's Card Trick: http://youtu.be/tlQiuCeezUA



Light Up Postcards


Chibitronics LED stickers: http://chibitronics.com http://makershed.com


Chibitronics tutorials: http://chibitronics.com/education/


Coin cell battery: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/338


Conductive copper tape: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/10561 http://amzn.com/B009KB86BU


Paper Circuits with copper tape: http://highlowtech.org/?p=2505


The Fine Art of Electronics {under construction} (Jie Qi): http://simonetti.media.mit.edu/~jieqi/tutorials/


Vine app: https://vine.co


Hashtag your Vine: #RUK12MAKER 





Clothes peg LED and battery holder: http://kit-of-no-parts.at/?p=1869 


Glowdoodle: http://scripts.mit.edu/~eric_r/glowdoodle/


Paintbrush: http://paintbrush.sourceforge.net/downloads/


Spray Paint Can: http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Graffiti-Cans-for-Glowdoodle/



Session 2


Exploratorium Marble Machine: http://www.exploratorium.edu/pie/downloads/Marble_Machines.pdf



Session 3




Contact and download: http://turtleart.org


Getting started: http://turtleart.org/programming/index.html


Image gallery: http://turtleart.org/gallery/index.html

(You can drag and drop images you like from your web browser directly into TurtleArt to see how Artemis and Brian created them).



TurtleBlocks and Making Tools


LulzBot TAZ 5: https://www.lulzbot.com/products/lulzbot-taz-5-3d-printer


PrintrBot Simple Metal: http://printrbot.com/shop/assembled-simple-metal/


Tinkercad: https://tinkercad.com


Turtle Blocks: https://turtle.sugarlabs.org



Session 4


MaKey MaKey Musical Instruments


MaKey MaKey: http://makeymakey.com 


MK-1, sampling keyboard for the MaKey MaKey: http://ericrosenbaum.github.io/MK-1/


Scratch: https://scratch.mit.edu/


Westport Library MakerSpace instruments: https://flic.kr/s/aHsjYMdqVj 



littleBits Speed Dating


Cards: http://littlebits.cc/lessons/littlebits-101-classroom-set-edition-with-task-cards



Inspirational Books



Other Resources


Cardboard Construction Clips: https://tinkercad.com/things/icGXIw2hlE7


CASL MaKey MaKey Scratch Music Instruments Video: https://vimeo.com/132045338


Drawdio: http://web.media.mit.edu/~silver/drawdio/


Exploratorium Marble Machine: http://www.exploratorium.edu/pie/downloads/Marble_Machines.pdf


Jay Silver, "Trees of Knowledge": https://youtu.be/RRwqutcy5B0


Photo album of this workshop: https://flic.kr/s/aHskeKnE8W


Tactile Memory Games: http://monograph.io/joshburker/tactile-memory-game 


The First Day Drawdio Ever Existed: https://youtu.be/L9fJDRn21SY


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