This week was the most challenging but also the most rewarding so far in the Makerspaces class. The challenge this week was to really go off on our own and find any project that we were interested in and try to complete it. I struggled to find a project that…

The goal of this first project was to make the LED light (I chose a blue light) to blink. This was done by using the Arduino starter kit. I followed the directions in the book but ended up having to also rely on this Arduino YouTube video (https://youtu.be/r0KErKHxHf0). …

Resources:

https://thebig6.org/thebig6andsuper3-2

https://lib.d.umn.edu/research-collections/information-literacy-instruction

https://www.emich.edu/library/help/tutorials/assets/reliability/story_html5.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drej6K44avI&t=1s

I found four resources that I think would be useful for teaching information literacy to my students. I found each of these resources by searching “information literacy teaching tools” on both Google and the Duck Duck Go search engine. My search brought me to a…

The three creativity tools I explored were Emaze, Google Slides, and Book Creator. These three tools focused on presentation and I found them each useful for both myself as an educator and my future students. Though I used each of these tools for a different purpose, I think they are…

Dena Ortiz

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