Lego WeDo by Raphael Pagarigan

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The new Lego WeDo kits look and build like your average Lego kits, with fun designs such as levers and pulleys to make parts movable and motors to move wheels and cogs.  Well… Continue reading

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

Remind App: Simple, free and safe communication for teachers and students.

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Often times students will use the excuse “We had homework?  You didn’t tell us that!”  at the start of class. Most of the time students who do this never had any intention of… 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

A Review of DocHub by Dana Landry

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       DocHub is a PDF annotation chrome extension. It is available for free in the chrome store. This extension allows for the the user to add text boxes, highlight, draw, etc.… 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