Welcome to Options Hatchery - Maker Space

Students Exploring Skills for Their Future Careers & Life

Mission of the Hatchery - Maker Space

Options Secondary Program has developed a place for students to explore and expand on a variety of real life hands on experiences in a creative environment to acquire skills, techniques, and innovative thinking for their future in coordination with the Binning Family Foundation.

Lead Teacher: Brett Boyles
bboyles@lps.k12.co.us

Geometry in construction explorations. Building design and applications and learning basic woodworking skills.

Lead Teacher: Anna Spillen
aspillen@lps.k12.co.us

Students explore the Creative Process by designing and creating original jewelry through sculpture, 3D scanning, 3D printing & design programs (Tinkercad).


Lead Teacher: Sam Smith
sfsmith@lps.k12.co.us

Students explore the basics in robotics, construction technology, design & Tinkercad.



Lead Teacher: Kim Mikkelsen
kmikkelsen@lps.k12.co.us

Students explore printmaking techniques and access the laser engraver machine.


Instructional Guides

3D Scanning Instructions (2/3/21)

How to Use the EXScan Machine


Prusa Instructions (3/16/21)

How to Use Change the Filament Color and Start the Prusa 3D Printer


Prusa Slicer Instructions (3/20/21)

How to use the Prusa Slicer Software




YouTube & Other Videos

20210302_134926.mp4

Robotics Battle




Questions?

Please email the Lead Teacher for more information on individual courses.
Steven Newell
steven@binningfoundation.org is the Design Guru & Head of the Hatchery
in conjunction with the Binning Family Foundation.