Loading the Software

Loading the Software Teachables Now that you have a machine all built up, it needs to be controlled. The software is just an interface between

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Install the Drive Belts

Installing the Drive Belts Teachables By now you should have assembled the Frame, X-Axis and Y-Axis. Remember that the X-Axis is the line of travel

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Y-Axis Assembly

Building the Y-Axis Teachables The Y-axis is similar to the X-Axis but sandwiches the Y axis frame piece. It also holds the Laser and Motor,

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X-Axis Assembly

Building the X-Axis Teachables After you have built the frame, start putting together the X-Axis. It is basically just two assemblies on either side that

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Building the Frame

Building the Frame Teachables The first thing to build is the frame. Gather the frame pieces, which are the two long ones that match and

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Book Binding!

Bookbinding! Teachables Book Binding is an excellent way of introducing design and building skills or to build on your knowledge! Add sheet metal work or

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A Wooden Box

Check out http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Box-For-Middle-School-Kids/ for a full write-up I did a few years ago. I still make this box with my students!

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Textiles at HDS!

Textiles at HDS! Teachables Textiles is sewing and more. Our students think about designs, apply skills and use technology to create some pretty cool projects!

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Cooking at HDS!

Cooking at HDS Teachables SO much to do at HDS! Our students are engaged and motivated to cook and be creative. Check out some of

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Birdhouses!

Birdhouses! Teachables You really can’t go wrong with birdhouses. This design is simple but really effective, using a cardboard or plastic 4″ tube about 8″

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MegaBlock 1 (benches)

Community Benches! Teachables The teachers and students of Surrey Christian came together to create an excellent ADST project with limited space and tools borrowed from

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Labyrinth

A Labyrinth Teachables I started the labyrinth about 10 years ago and kids request it every year. It is great because it teaches design, measurement

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A Kalimbe

A Kalimbe Teachables When I lived In Rwanda, I saw these at some markets. Most of the ones I saw were Mbiras, which are from

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