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Engineering with Paper: Create your own Amusement Park – Educator Workshop

February 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am PST

 - $40.00

What You'll Do:

Learn how to make your own table-top amusement park style games using only paper, tape and scissors. This hands-on workshop will get you cutting, folding, connecting and building in a matter of minutes. You will start by learning the Engineering with Paper “alphabet” of techniques and then transform ordinary paper into interactive games. Unleash creative possibilities while also learning how to re-use and up-cycle supplies you already have.

A kit is required for this program:

and is included in the ticket price and will be supplied by presenter

What You'll Need:

Please have printer paper or magazine pages and  tape and scissors available. Manila folder type paper and/or cereal box type cardboard is also useful but not necessary.   Tape should be masking tape or painters tape or scotch tape.

About the Facilitator:

Godwyn Morris is the Director of two programs in New York City, Dazzling Discoveries, a STEAM education center for grade school age children and Skill Mill NYC a maker space and digital fabrication studio for adults and teens. She is also the inventor of Dazzlinks Cardboard Engineering kits and Engineering with Paper, downloadable packets. Godwyn has been working and creating with educators and children for more than 20 years. She is an advocate of making, mixing, trying, testing and playing, all with the aim of teaching creative thinking and problem solving skills to kids and adults. She works with hundreds of students and teachers every year in classes, camps and professional development workshops. Her expertise is helping educators bridge the gap between teaching content and expanding hands on exploration.

Paula Frisch is a visual artist, educator and lifelong maker. She is Assistant Director of Dazzling Discoveries STEM Education Center and a load designer of their Engineering with Paper initiative. Paula holds an MFA from Social Practice Queens CUNY and is currently pursuing an MA in Developmental Psychology at Teachers College Columbia University.

Details

Date:
February 6, 2021
Time:
10:00 am - 11:15 am PST
Cost:
$40
Age Range:
18 and up
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Age
18 and up

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