Open Source Design Challenge

Open Source Design Challenge

Open Source Design Challenge This project is designed to get students thinking about original design solutions to every day problems with a social justice focus. In this project students will design something that is meant to help others, create a 3D model, then share...
Design and Print Glowie Shapes

Design and Print Glowie Shapes

Design and Print a Glowie Shape The goal of the project is to introduce students to 3D modeling and printing by making an object with a cavity that can hold a 20mm (diameter) 3V coin cell and a 5mm LED. Students will create their objects in 123D Design, subtract the...
Introducing 3D Printing

Introducing 3D Printing

Introduction to 3D Design and Printing The project takes place in two, two hour sessions. In the first session, students are asked to design a keychain using Tinkercad. This is a simple flat object that can be personalized with letters or symbols and has a small hole...
Designing a Community Centre

Designing a Community Centre

Designing a Community Centre In this project, students are asked to deign and build a new community centre that would be appropriate for their neighbourhood, town or region. There are a number of ways to customize this project based on how much you want to modify the...
From Digital Design to Clay Tiles

From Digital Design to Clay Tiles

From Digital Design to Clay Tiles This project gets students to create a digital design using TurtleArt software. Their designs are then downloaded into Tinkercard, modified and downloaded as stl files. Once printed off, these molds are then pressed into clay and the...