Making to Learn at Maker Faire Orlando

Maker Faire Orlando is inviting educators to "Harness the Maker Movement in Your Classroom" with a special Educators session September 13th that will feature Dale Dougherty, Jay Silver, and Mark Greenlaw , all founding board members of the Maker Education Initiative (MakerEd) that seeks to create more opportunities for all... Read more »

KINECTing to the Future

Video of my science fair project. Is it possible to control a robotic device using only human gestures? Using the Microsoft Kinect Software Developer Kit in conjunction with the Visual Basic and Arduino programming languages, it has proven to be possible. Read more »

Maker Inspirations 2012

The inspiration of the Maker Faire continued at home! Everything as a family, we've made in a week! Also, introducing Maker boxes, the place where you take a made thing and give one in return. Read more »

Frozen Chocolate Banana Pops

Ella, Josh and Nina have had so much fun making stuff from MAKE magazine and makeprojects.com. Here's a video that they made to show their friends (and the world) how to make frozen chocolate banana pops. You can check out the full step-by-step guide at http://makeprojects.com/Project/Chocolate-Banana-Pops/404/1 Read more »