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Duct Tape Extravaganza a Success!

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The Lynnfield Help Desk students along with Janice Alpert, the LHS Library Media Specialist and Alex Caram, the Summer Street Library Media Specialist hosted a duct tape seminar this week.  LHS students made… Continue reading

Useful Reuse: Chromebooks by Sebastian Fadel

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  Now that our Samsung Chromebooks are two years old, we are witnessing screen damage, trackpad jams, spine distortion, charge port warping, and missing and/or damaged hinges. The warranty  has expired so to… Continue reading

Quill Grammar Practice by Matt Mazzarella and Joe Fabrizio

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Quill Grammar Practice Quill.org provides several ways students can practice writing, grammar and vocabulary.  The following review is focused on Quill Grammar and Quill Proofreader.  Quill Grammar contains hundreds of free and easy… Continue reading

3D Printed Valentines for Sale

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Would you like to get a personalized 3D printed heart this valentine’s day? Celebrate a best friend or that special someone this valentine’s day by sending a made-to-order 3D printed heart. For just… Continue reading

Makerspace 3D Phone Contest

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The first Makerspace contest was a huge success. Created and run by a help desk student, the 3D phone design contest generated interest in 3D design and sparked true creativity in the LHS… Continue reading

Designing Digital Snowflakes

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This blog post was written by our fabulous Technology Integration Specialist Jenn Judkins.  

LHS Participates in Panel Discussion by Dana Landry

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     On November 7th the LHS Help Desk was invited to participate in  the MASC/MASS Student Help Desk Discussion Panel.  This panel was part of the student perspective day of the  MASC/MASS… Continue reading

Hour of Code by LHS Students

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The ‘Hour of Code™ is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week and Code.org to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming. Come to the Makerspace@LHS during 112/7-12/11… Continue reading

Google Cardboard by Raphael Pagarigan

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           Oh boy google, you did it again. Virtual reality was the new hit craze this year, with releases of beta testing like the oculus rift; taking the world… Continue reading

Designing 3D Images Using Tinkercad by Jamie Kassiotis

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Now that the Makerspace@LHS has a printr bot simple 3D printer, students are exploring how to design their own projects to print.  Using Tinkercad, students are designing play props, phone cases, guitar picks, and… Continue reading