Complete Lessons Include:
Paper Circuits ~ Urban Field Guides ~ Strawkets ~ K’NEX ~ LEGOS ~ Visual Art ~
Textile Art ~ Cardboard Building ~ Drones ~ Virtual Reality ~ Much More
THINK MAKE CREATE programming teaches children the eight habits of mind – to observe, express, engage and persist; to envision, stretch, explore and reflect – and to understand the world around them. Our mobile labs also help youth develop a growth mindset and become lifelong learners.
For more information or to book a THINK MAKE CREATE mobile lab, contact Chris McCurdy, THINK MAKE CREATE coordinator.
Activities Pt. 1: Scribbling Machines; Paper Circuits; Strawkets; Penny Batteries
Activities Pt. 2: Craft Stick Catapult, Solar Oven, Cardboard Challenge
Activities Pt. 3: Nature Weave, Cardboard Automota; Animal Art; Hand Sewing; Flowers from Mars
Activities Pt. 4: Bucky Balls; Spaghetti Art; Cardboard Creature Challenge; Knitting Loom
Activities Pt. 5: Pom Pom Crafts; Greeting Cards; Lego Challenges; K’NEX Challenges
Feature a THINK MAKE CREATE mobile lab at
After-school programs ~ Faith-based programs and events ~ Birthday parties ~ Block parties ~ Family reunions ~ Daycares and preschools ~ Vacation Bible School ~ Girl Scout and Boy Scout events ~ Camps
... or anywhere you can drive a truck!
All lesson plans can be customized to your interests and group. A one- to five-day rental fee of $500 includes lesson plans, transportation, and the full use of the trailer (transport outside Omaha and Lincoln city limits is at the additional rate of 50 cents per mile). We offer professional development for your staff in Lincoln or Omaha, or remotely via Zoom.