Participants create superheroes to express their feelings and experiences. By using storytelling methods, maker technologies and creative writing they express complex emotions in the form of objects. For this, children employ technologies such as 3D printing, laser cutting, electronics and microcontrollers or even sewing. After the participants created their very own heroes, they face interesting and fun challenges and delve into deep ethical and moral questions in their adventures.
Our boxes come with a lifetime license for each school or makerspace, but project pricing is also available.Contact us for details!
Creative problem solving
Basic manual skills
Maker’s Red Box contains everything but a makerspace that a teacher and a group of 12 students need to start making. It consists of 16 two-hour long sessions that build on each other. For the workshops, you’ll need:
One year ago we were selected as Google Impact Challenge grant recipients and given a chance to introduce 400 children in foster care to the power of making. We’ve sat down with Barna Buda, one of the brains behind Maker’s Red Box story-driven course materials, to ask him about the difference these camps can make in their lives.