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3D Printing – Makers Empire Lesson Plan
There is a lot of enthusiasm in education on the benefits of 3D printing in the classroom. You are likely really interested to get started, but you don’t have a lot of time to devote to it. You will be concerned about learning outcomes, assessments, types of tasks to assign, and subject areas to cover.
This free lesson plan will help you get started. Download it by clicking the download button below.
This Lesson Plan outlines:
Learning Outcomes – what students will learn
Assessment – how you can assess the students’ activities and group work
Preparation – what you will need to prepare
Plan – a timeline of activities and tasks
Curriculum alignment – how it aligns with known curriculum
The lesson plan is provided by Makers Empire as a resource to help you get started in 3D printing. You can follow as is, adjust to suit your own plans with students, choose a different topic, change some of the tasks, or adapt ain other ways. Most important of all, it should help you minimize the time and effort needed to plan and run your first 3D printing class!