ALA Unit/Subunit: AASL
Meeting Type: Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
Participants will acquire practical advice on creating a hands-on learning area with activities for students of all grade levels and abilities, including English Language Learners and Students with Disabilities. These activities go across all areas of the curriculum, can be self-directed and promote an environment of collaboration and communication. Examples will be given of makerspace activities that promote confidence in special population students, something they often lack in other classes. Strategies given to incorporate inclusive instruction through maker activities. Welcome the rich diversities of gender, ethnicity, social status and ability into your makerspace. We are ALL makers!