The Avon Grove School District has Makerspaces in Penn London Elementary School and Avon Grove Intermediate School. The Makerspaces are located centrally in each school's Learning Media Center (Library) and are open to student, teacher and class access. A Makerspace is DIY lab where people can gather to create, invent, and learn. Please watch this video about our Makerspaces.
Below is a partial listing of the tools and tech available in our Makerspaces.
- Google Expeditions: Interactive Virtual Reality Kit - https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/
- Chromebooks: Acer C738T - https://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/professional...
- Clever: Single Sign-On Automation via QR Codes - https://clever.com/
- Android Tablets: Samsung Galaxy Tab E - http://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/tablets
- Spheros: Rolling Coded Robots - http://www.sphero.com/sphero
- Shopbot: Three Axis Small Format CNC Mill - http://www.shopbottools.com/mProducts/prSalpha.htm
- MakerBot Replicator: 3D PLA Printer - https://www.makerbot.com/replicator/
- Makey Makey: Invention and Tinkering Kit - http://www.makeymakey.com/
- Little Bits: Electronic Building Kit - http://littlebits.cc/
- Lego MindStorms: Lego Robotics Kit - https://www.lego.com/en-us/mindstorms
- Parrot Drones: Flying Coded Drone - https://www.parrot.com/us/#drones
- Arduino: Open Source Circuits Kit - https://www.arduino.cc/
- Lego Kits & Wall: 6’x12’ in the Learning Media Center - https://www.fractuslearning.com/2016/05/09/makersp...
- Ozobots: Coded Robots - http://ozobot.com/stem-education/stem-classroom-ki...
- Squishy Circuits: Electronic Circuits - http://squishycircuitsstore.com/kits.html
- Kynex Kits: Maker Kits - http://www.knex.com/maker-kit-large
- Dash & Dots: Interactive Codable Robots - https://store.makewonder.com/#/robots
- Hummingbird Robots: Robot Construction Kit - http://store.birdbraintechnologies.com/product-p/d...
- Adafruit Circuits: Playground Express - https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-circuit-playground-express/overview
- Raspberry Pi: 3 Model B+ & Pi Zero W - https://www.raspberrypi.org/
- Seed Studio: Grove Starter Kits - https://www.seeedstudio.com/category/Grove-c-1003.html
- Snap Circuits - https://www.elenco.com/product/snap-circuits-jr-100-experiments/
- HTC Vive: VR/AR System - https://www.vive.com/us/product/vive-virtual-reality-system/
- Google AIY: Project Kits - https://aiyprojects.withgoogle.com/
- Glowforge: 3D Laser Engraver - https://glowforge.com/
For more information, please contact:
Gary J. Mattei, Ed.D.
Director of Technology