The Smithton IdeaLab is a flexible space for students and teachers to use. The space can be reserved for your class, small groups, or individual students to come and work. Activities that are marked with a "**" have a corresponding Schoology module ready to go. More coming soon!
IdeaLab Activity Options
Collaboration Stations - reserve one of our two collaboration stations (Left or Right) for a small group of students or come lead a group lesson.
Breakout EDU - challenge your students with custom "Breakout" sessions based on what you are learning in the classroom.
Poetry Wall - students can write custom poetry on our magnetic wall. Send the media center team your content vocabulary and we'll print off custom cards for you!
Bloxels Builder ** - design, create, and share a custom video game
Green Screen - students can create authentic green screen videos to demonstrate their learning.
LEGO Wall ** - design, build, and share custom LEGO creations. Students can follow the Schoology course or come up with a lesson plan on your own.
Ozobot - learn to code with this robot using only markers
Sphero ** - control this robot and command it using Blockly coding
Puzzles - not much to add here
VEX Construction Kits - students can design and build any engineering project.
Origami ** - experience Origami creation.
Drones - learn how to fly a drone and capture aerial video for projects.
Coloring - yep, just hang out and color!
The IdeaLab continues to evolve, so come back soon to see what's new!