These are just a few basic terms jumpstart your thoughts about makers and making. Please expand on these to define makers and making in your learning environment.
Making – learning by doing or creating
Maker – someone who creates and shares
Makerspace – a place to design and create
Maker Movement – growing community of makers, often centered around new technologies
Ask your stakeholders to write, sketch, or share what they think of when asked the following questions:
- What is a maker?
- What is a makerspace?
This can be done as simply as using chart paper to draw and write your ideas as a small group.