How to Make an Electric Insect

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The idea of making your own circuit is very empowering. There is something magical about being able to make something for the first time, and people who engage in these kind of activites learn much more than circuitry; They learn that they can actually sit down and try to understand how things around us work.

This is a simple maker project that you can offer in your makerspace to reach different learning goals. In a language class, a teacher might propose this task as aprompt for a writing activity, teach narratives, or build a sense of community, for people will need to interact to succeed.

What you will  need:

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Tools; hot glue,soldering iron and solder

 

Procedures

Display all the materials on the table and ask participants to tinker. Do not show them how to do it, but ask questions to trigger thinging.

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