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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

Exploring littleBits by Noah Dalton

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  LHS students have been hard at work exploring the new littleBits station in the Makerspace@LHS. LittleBits is a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent anything, from your… Continue reading

Learning with Spheros by Jamie Kassiotis

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 As part of the Makerspace@LHS, one of the devices students can play and learn is a Sphero.  A Sphero is the first robotic ball gaming device that you control with a tilt, touch, or… Continue reading

Welcome to the LHS 2015-2016 School Year Student Help Desk by Dana Landry

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          Welcome back to the 2015-2016 school year. Many of the student help desk members have graduated and many have just joined our team. What is Help Desk? Help desk… Continue reading

Google Classroom End of Year Procedures by Jen Judkins

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This post originally appeared on  http://teachingforward.net/2015/05/31/google-classroom-end-of-year-procedures/ I’m not counting the days yet, but now that  we’re flipping the calendar to June, preparations for wrapping up the current school year and readying for the fall… Continue reading

Senior’s Last Repair

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As our seven senior members of the LHS student helpdesk prepare to graduate, they had to fix just one more device.  We are losing some very valuable members of the helpdesk and they… Continue reading