The Children’s Department now offers Maker kits for checkout!
What is a Maker kit?
A Maker kit is a kit that includes a technology related item, books to go along with the item and an idea book full of ideas and/or lesson plans. Below is an example:
What Maker kits are available for checkout?
We have 9 kits that you are able to check out:
Augmented and Virtual Reality Kit
Raspberry Pi Kit
Code and Go Robot Mouse Kit
Record and Learn Kidistudio Kit
Circuits and Magnets Kit
Makey Makey Kit
Who can checkout a Maker kit?
Anyone with a library card can check it out for 28 days.
What ages are the Maker kits targeted for?
Code-A-Pillar: Ages 3-6
Ozobots: Ages 8 and older
Augmented and Virtual Reality: Ages 8 and older
Raspberry Pi: Ages 8 and older
Code and Go Robot Mouse: Ages 5 and older
Record and Learn KidiStudio: Ages 3-6
Sphero: Ages 8 and older
Circuits and Magnets: Ages 8 and older
Makey Makey: Ages 8 and older
Magformers: Ages 6 and older