I see the great work that my fellow “makers” are doing and I am sometimes in awe and other times chastising myself for not thinking of adding that feature. I do think the review and the discussion of other projects is where I am learning the most. My fellow makers this weekend reminded me of […]Read more "Making and Adding Personalizing Touches"
This weekend I am working on projects in Learn to Program with Scratch and I am also working on ISTE 2016 proposals. My reflection this week is on how a teacher could take Scratch and makey-makey and turn it into an escape room. When we covering different Makey Makey projects in Week 2, the project […]Read more "Making and Escape Rooms"
I am finding that my reflection on what I have worked on doesn’t come into focus until I read and look at what the other educators in the class have done. For example this week I worked on the Pressure Under Water exercise. I added a diver what the fish was saying and the formula […]Read more "Making and Machinima"
The project for this week was in MIT’s Scratch but for me the design I’m reflecting on is happened outside of Scratch. My experience with anything like making has taken place while working on plays in community theaters and in the virtual world, Second Life. It was one of my classmate who mentioned that her […]Read more "Reflecting on Making"
Welcome to my reflections on the intersection of Maker Education and Game Based Learning.Read more "Hello world!"