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Interactive Makerspace Projects With Chromebooks

Location: Posters; Level 3, Skyline Ballroom Pre-function, Table 42

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Participate and share : Poster

Monday, June 25, 8:00–10:00 am
Location: Posters; Level 3, Skyline Ballroom Pre-function, Table 42

Roger Wagner  
See how students are bringing models and posterboard projects to interactive digital life to display movie clips and websites with Chromebooks, Arduino and the BBC micro:bit.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices not needed
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Maker activities and programs
Subject area: STEM/STEAM, Computer science
ISTE Standards: For Students:
Knowledge Constructor
  • Students curate information from digital resources using a variety of tools and methods to create collections of artifacts that demonstrate meaningful connections or conclusions.
Creative Communicator
  • Students create original works or responsibly repurpose or remix digital resources into new creations.
  • Students communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively by creating or using a variety of digital objects such as visualizations, models or simulations.
Disclosure: The submitter of this session has been supported by a company whose product is being included in the session
Related exhibitors: Acer America Corporation , Canon USA, Inc. , Google, Inc. , Mackin Educational Resources , Micro:bit Educational Foundation , Microsoft Education Partner Apps Showcase , Microsoft Corporation , Software MacKiev , Vernier Software & Technology

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

Attendees will see examples of student-created curriculum-based physical-digital projects made in a classroom makerspace. A variety of grade levels, subject areas and media types will be represented. Attendees will also see practical applications of the BBC micro:bit which is an optional component in these types of projects.


The presenter will discuss and explain with attendees as they choose to engage about the different aspects of projects that will be on display.

Supporting research

(not a liated with this presentation, but an excellent book on the topic)

How the Maker Movement is Transforming Education movement- is-transforming-education

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Roger Wagner, HyperDuino MakerBit

Roger Wagner is a former math & science teacher, creator of HyperStudio, and most recently, the creator of the HyperDuino, which has pioneered new ways of interconnecting digital media and physical student-made projects. As an educator and educational technology innovator, Roger has worked with numerous K-12 schools, as well as college and university teacher preparation programs, in their courses that include the creation of highly interactive student projects. Roger was named by Technology & Learning Magazine as one of the top 5 "Most Important Educational Technology Gurus of the Past Two Decades". More information is available at

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