Patrons learn about circuits while engaging in fashion design by using conductive thread to make wearable designs that light up!
|Hints for uses in your library||This is an excellent activity for a maker space, and can be done over several weeks as opposed to one 2-hour long session. Encourage creativity and design!|
SciGirls Engineering Design Process
How to Engage Girls in STEM
Exploratorium Sewn Circuits
|Originating Source||SciGirls Connect|
[Suggest a book]
Electronics for Kids: Play with Simple Circuits and Experiment with Electricity!
Soft Circuits: Crafting E-Fashion with DIY Electronics
Make: Tech DIY: Easy Electronics Projects for Parents and Kids