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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

Introduction to 3D Printing by Sebastian Fadel

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One of our new Makerspace@LHS stations is a 3D printing station. Before students can use the printer, we need to problem solve and work out some of the initial issues with the printer.… Continue reading

Interview with CEO of Thinkboard by Michaela Carroll

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Yesterday, we had the privilege of speaking with the  21 year old creator and CEO of Think Board, Hanson Grant.  Think Board is a clear adhesive that turns any wall, desk, door or any other… Continue reading