We are so excited to kickoff the 6th annual Piedmont School Maker Faire on Sunday, April 28 11am-3pm at the Beach Elementary School campus! Check out below some of the 100+ projects from Beach, Havens, Wildwood, Piedmont Middle School and Piedmont High School students along with community makers. Tickets are FREE and available now!
What’s New This Year?
Located at Beach school, Lego Lane for the little ones, many arts exhibits from Piedmont Arts Fund, a Quilting display with over 10 exhibitors, many new robotics teams and a ton of new elementary exhibits.
Project Ember – Hands on and Info
East Bay Community Energy – Info
Super Power of the Song - What does a rain storm sound like?
Hands on Making!
With strong support from the Piedmont Arts Foundation and Piedmont Makers we have many hands-on activities.
Mini-golf course – 11 Golf Holes!
The Weaving Tree
Creating with Corks
3D Pop Up Cards
Cardboard Art Installation
Duct Tape Creations
Nails and Yarn
Stop Motion Station
Piedmont High School Makers
Facades – A Short Drama Film
PHS Biotech Club
Rebuilding a 1928 Willys Knight automobile
Drones! Tiny Whoop Racing
Piedmont Middle School Makers
Buzz Wire Machine (Arduino-based)
Family Crafting and Making Explosion
Jam Jar Jet Engine
Rube Goldberg Lemonade Stand
Beach Elementary School Makers
Felt Animals & Paper Airplanes
Growing Bismuth Crystals
Mag-Lev Back Forth
Schoolyard First Aid
Spin Art Machine
The Art of Tape Sculpture
Havens Elementary School Makers
Paper Airplane Test Pilot
Wildwood Elementary Makers:
Cardboard Carnival – Slot Soccer
EV3 LEGO mindstorms whack-a-mole Human vs. Robot
How Elevators Work
Marshmallow Blow Shooters
Milk Gallon Igloo
Project Perfume Flower
Remote Control Fast (All Terrain) Hovercraft
The Big Blanker
The Marble Run
When Unicorns Fly
With strong support from Piedmont Community members, Piedmont Makers and Berkeley schools
FIRST Lego League – Autonomous Lego/EV-3 Bots
FIRST Tech Challenge – competitive Bots made by various Piedmont FTC teams
Lego Lane – the Cityscape
Lego Lane – the Lego Museum
Low-cost micro-controllers for student projects (Berkeley)
Team 5419 – Deep Space Robot Demo (Berkeley)
Earthquake Early Warning (Berkeley)
How to make a quilt
Quilts from 7 Community members
Virtual Reality- PUSD – The Future!
Curry Up Now (Food truck)
3 Brothers Kitchen (Food truck)
Frozen Kuhsterd (Food truck)
Boy Scouts – Water and Donuts