MakerEd/STEAM Resources for your Family

MakerEd resources in Overdrive Digital Library

Minecraft and Art Gr. 4 – 7


MakerEd Resources in L4U Physical Library

Go to Topic search, click on 001 and find MakerEd resources for families.  Teachers need to contact Shandra Wiebe to book classroom sets.

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Kits and Components 

Not all of these resources are available in our learning commons.  This is a suggested list for your purchase or loan from our commons.  Notes are added if we have the items in our commons.

Arduino (Available in L4U for Families, Groups)

BarePaint – Conductive Paint


Breakout EDU (Available in L4U for Families, Groups)

Circuit Scribe (Available in L4U for Families)

Cubelets (Available in L4U for Families, Groups)

Dash robots (Available in L4U for students and groups K-6)


Happy Atoms  (Available in L4U for Families)

Hummingbird Robotics

JD Robots (Humanoid) Classroom sets for community camps. Contact your STEAM mentor.


Keva Planks (large sets available in our Learning Commons for groups. Keva BrainBuilders available for Families via L4U)

Knex Kits (Available for Groups)

Lego Education – including Lego Mindstorms (Middle grades and up), Early Simple Machines and We-do (primary grades) available for Learning Camps and Community Connections.

One Lego Mindstorms and one Simple Machines available for Families in L4U.

Light Up Tesla kit (Available in L4U for Families) Middle grades.


Little Bits (available for Learning Camps and Community Connections)

Makey Makey (Available in L4U for Families, Groups)


Microbit (Available for Groups)

My Creation Crate

Ozobots robotics

Pocket Labs

Podpi coding lessons and comic book creation. (Javascript)

Raspberry Pi

Snap Circuits Junior (Available in L4U for Families).

Sphero robotics

Squishy Circuits (Available in L4U for Families) 

Tecknikio Components

Tynker subscription. (coding) Contact your teacher.

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Pinterest Boards for Project Ideas

Art and Mathematics

Art and Science

Hour of Code

MakerEd/STEAM Elementary

MakerEd/STEAM Middle School

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Scoop It! Sites for Project Based Learning

21st Century Techie Tools

Apps in the 21st Century

Inquiry and Project Based Learning


Math Rules for Fun

Science Activities

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