Design, Make, Play: Growing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators

Design, Make, Play: Growing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415539203
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/07/2013
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 680,127
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Dr. Margaret Honey is President and CEO of the New York Hall of Science.

Dr. David Kanter is Director of the Sara Lee Schupf Family Center for Play, Science, and Technology Learning at the New York Hall of Science.

Table of Contents

Introduction by Margaret Honey and David Kanter Chapter 1: The Maker Mindset by Dale Dougherty Chapter 2: Have Fun—Learn Something, Do Something, Make Something by Thomas Kalil Chapter 3: How Designing, Making, and Playing Relate to the Goals of K–12 Science Education by Helen Quinn and Philip Bell The Cases
Chapter 4: NYSci Design Lab: No Bored Kids! by Dorothy Bennett and Peggy Monahan Chapter 5: It Looks Like Fun, But Are They Learning? by Mike Petrich, Karen Wilkenson, and Bronwyn Bevan Chapter 6: Designing Makerspaces for Family Learning in Museums and Science Centers by Lisa Brahms and Jane Werner Chapter 7: The Ultimate Block Party: Bridging the Science of Learning and the Importance of Play by Jennifer Zosh, Kelly Fisher, Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, and Kathy Hirsh-Pasek Chapter 8: Squishy Circuits by AnnMarie Thomas Chapter 9: RAFT: A Maker Palace for Educators by Mary Simon and Greg Brown Chapter 10: Designing for Tinkerability by Mitchel Resnick and Eric Rosenbaum Chapter 11: SciGames: Guided Play Games That Enhance Student Engagement and Learning in Tandem by David Kanter Chapter 12: Making Their Way in the World: Creating a Generation of Tinkerer-Scientists by Elliot Washor and Charles Mojkowski Chapter 13: Manor New Technology High School: The New Wave of STEM-Focused Schools by Steven Zipkes

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