STEAM 3

Week 1: Fun with DNA

Origami DNA
1. Instructions: http://www.yourgenome.org/activities/origami-dna
2. DNA code beaded bracelet: http://www.genomebc.ca/education/activities/dna-code-bracelet/

Wearable DNA bracelet
1. Instructions for 1 LED light: http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cuff-Bracelet
2. Instructions for 2+ LED lights: http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-e-textiles/
3. More wearable instructions: http://www.makereducation.com/wearables.html

Week 2: Boom, Crash, Bam! The Sounds of Science

Scratch Programming Environment

Makey Makey instruments

1. Piano site: http://makeymakey.com/piano/
2. Piano Scratch project:https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/2543877/
3. Paper piano tutorial: http://makeymakey.com/guides/pdfs/SketchITPlayIT.pdf
4. Guitar Scratch project: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/11170724/
5. More ideas: https://blog.adafruit.com/2014/06/23/making-makeymakey-instruments-designed-and-prototyped-by-students-makeymakey-makeymakeymonday
6. Video of Makey Makey guitar video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETgF0Mjq7Dk
7. Video of more Makey Makey instruments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkPt9MYqDW0
8. Banana Piano: http://makezine.com/projects/make-33/the-banana-interface

 
Week 3: Kid-struction Zone

Rube Goldberg Machines

1. Website: https://www.rubegoldberg.com
2. Audri's Rube Goldberg Machine: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uDDEEHDf1Y
3. OK Go's This Too Shall Pass video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qybUFnY7Y8w

3D Printing
 
1. MakerBot PrintShop iPad app
2. Cubify iPad app
3. 123D Design iPad app
4. Morphi iPad app 
5. Morphi website: http://www.morphiapp.com
6. Tinkercad: https://www.tinkercad.com
7. Thingiverse: https://www.thingiverse.com



Week 4: Creature Feature

Scratch Video Games
1. Scratch website: https://scratch.mit.edu
2. Making a maze game in Scratch: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/2825901
3. More games: https://scratch.mit.edu/studios/77421

Week 5: Solids and Liquids and Gases, Oh my!

Automata
Instructions: http://www.exploratorium.edu/pie/downloads/Cardboard_Automata.pdf