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Melissa C

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Melissa Chouinard-Jahant is a teacher and educational blogger. She teaches Advanced level 7th grade Science in Katy, Texas. She has been teaching for 15 years and has taught science, social studies and language arts. She is also the mentor for her school’s Future City, National Geography Bee, Academic Quiz Bowl and National Science Bowl competitions. You can follow Melissa on Twitter @ChouinardJahant and check out her classroom website and blog.


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Makerspaces: Tinkering to Learn at Home

Makerspaces: Tinkering to Learn at Home

The idea of makerspaces has come a long way since I was a child. When I was growing up there was an endless supply of textiles, ingredients and components in which I could tinker, play and construct. I had my very own makerspace: nature. The great outdoors was a cornucopia of materials and inspiration. My mother would send my sister and I outside for …