MakerSpace Hours: Monday's 3:30 - 4:30 & Thursday's 12:30 - 1:00

Posted: November 9, 2017

Here are some great websites for project ideas/builds...


Planning is key to any successful project!  You will now begin to brainstorm and research project ideas.  This project can be done in pairs or individually (groups of 3 need my approval).  Keep in mind that the technologies in the MakerSpace are available for all groups but I am hoping that a pair of students will take ownership of a particular technology.  As well, I encourage students to use more than one technology in their final project build.  Since many of these technologies are new, start with easy objectives in the beginning in order to strengthen your skillset.  


See attached rubric for more details on what needs to be in your proposal.  Also attached is the blank word and rename.  Email with completed by Wednesday, Nov. 15th.



Posted: November 2, 2017

Posted: November 2, 2017

alot has happened since my last journal. when i left of the last one i just scanned my head but was having trouble getting it onto the computer the way we got around this was by using a different wifi for the ipad to email the scan to Mr. Hallihan who then...

Posted: October 30, 2017


Tue, Nov 7/17 1:00 pm

Presentations will start on Monday, November 6th and will also happen on Tuesday, November 7th.  Both presentation and summary video are due on Tuesday, November them to the folder on my desktop.

Posted: October 30, 2017


Tue, Oct 31/17 2:00 pm

Daily journals must be up to date and current to Tuesday, Oct. 31st.  No daily journals are needed after this as presentation/summary video will reflect your final stages of your project.

The Project #1 Presentation/Summary Video makes up 25% of your overall mark.  I have attached scoring rubrics for each so you know my expectations.  Presentations will start on Monday, November 6th and will also be on Tuesday, November 7th.  Order of presenting will be drawn on Thursday and posted on the whiteboard.  Both presentation and summary video MUST BE SAVED ON MY DESKTOP BY THE END OF CLASS TUESDAY, November 7th!  Here are the links to the presentations done last semester along with the our YouTube channel playlist of summary videos for examples.

June 2017 Presentations...

YouTube Channel Playlist...


Posted: October 25, 2017

Posted: October 25, 2017

The first time the lights on the Sense Hat had shut off. This meant that we had the Raspberry Pi and the Sense Hat communicating correctly.

Posted: October 25, 2017

This is our second parachute test.

Posted: October 25, 2017

This is our first parachute test. All weight was accounted for. Legs have withstood the impact upon landing.


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Added: Tue, Jan 9 2018


Minty Pi RP0
2017 project proposil denver
! 2017 Under Water Lighting
nicks project proposal

Web Links

Jalloo Festival 2015...NBCC Miramichi
OpenROV Operatoring Guide...newest software for cockpit
UNB's Robotics Outreach (Electrical & Computer Engineering)

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