MAKEY MAKEY  Workshop

Creators of the Makey Makey from MIT media lab wanted to give everyone in the world a chance to be inventors, now it is your turn!    WATCH the story here.  

check out this: MakeyMakey video gallery

Maker spaces - example: music room

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdE56KYXZz8

First step - RESEARCH  (worksheet provided) find out some of the ways people are using the makey makey to help you start thinking like a creative inventor - which projects do you find most exciting?!

Check some of these out to get you started:

http://makeymakey.com/gallery/?tag=art

Food, pets and liquid to make music:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyffiay16Zk&t=101

use balloons:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_cQEi3m-c4'

musical makeys:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkPt9MYqDW0

INFO ABOUT THE MAKEY MAKEY -  http://makeymakey.com/ - go to the website to answer these questions

Take a look at: http://makeymakey.com/apps/

 

- determine who you are working with or if you are working alone

-  begin constructing the visual aspects of this project.

- a list of supplies if you require materials to make your idea work

- get the makey makey devices and try them with the variety of conductive materials provided

- continue working on building your controls and a sign with a creative name for your MAKEY MAKEY invention

 

TIME TO PLAY - go around and try everyones MAKEY MAKEY creation out in our newly made maker space. have fun!