Fun Engineering and Design

Posted: June 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Here are some fun ways to learn about Engineering and Design.

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Fantastic Contraption – fantasticcontraption.com

Design and re-design using http://www.fantasticcontraption.com/

Garry’s Mod – garrysmod.com

[WARNING- Parents, this is a great engineering game, however, because it uses the physics engine, objects and props of other games, it may pull up items like guns from those other games. Please make sure that option is turned off.]

Garry’s Mod (GMOD)

Google Sketchup – sketchup.google.com

Google Sketchup

Crayon Physics – crayonphysics.com

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Crayon Physics

MIT Android App Inventor -Make your own Android Apps

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Create your own games and cartoons using Scratch

Learn to Code using Code.org

 

Have your own recording studio using Audacity

 

 

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Have your monitor use less energy using this website.

I’m really happy that my article was published in the NY Teacher newspaper!!!

Check it out!

Teacher to teacher: ‘Play, Pause and Rewind’ learning works for all -By Francesco Portelos