Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Class 29- Passion and Careers

In class today, we watched a video on passion and careers.  I agree with the video.  Your passion isn't always your career.  My passion is to become a journalist but that probably won't end up being what I go to college for and what I do for a living.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Class 28- Working On My House

Today in class, I added trees and my other chimney to my house.  I also added wood piles in my yard.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Class 27- Taking A Test

Today in class, I took a test where I had to answer questions about 3D printing.  I also had to write an essay about if I though technology or not.  I also almost finished my house, I just have to add a few things.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Class 26- Finishing Test And Working On My House

In class today, I finished taking the test and then I worked on my house.  I added and colored my back porch.

Class 25- Post Assesment

Today in class, I took a post assessment where I had to put the google maps of the somerset school on SketchUp and then we had to build it.  I did not finish it and am working on it next class.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Class 24- Working On My House

In class today, I worked on my house on SketchUp.  I Added two little parts of my house and colored my house.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Class 23- Working On My House

Today in class, we worked on our houses.  I made a door handle for the front door and colored in the porch.
Also, my 3D printing project is a phone case for the 7th grade language arts teacher.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Class 22-SketchUp

In class today, we went onto SketchUp online and built whatever we wanted.  I built a tiny house.

I also worked on my house today.  I added color to the front door and also a door handle.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Class 21- Working on SketchUp

Today in class I worked on my house on SketchUp.  I added windows to the door and also worked on my front porch.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Class 20- Choosing My Project And Working On My House

In class today, I chose what project I want to do for the 3D printer.  I chose to do a phone case for a teacher.  I also worked on my house on SketchUp.  I added a few windows and also a door to the back porch.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Class 19- Makerbot, Tinkercad And Working On House

Today in class, we went onto Tinkercad and looked at cars, to see that you can print them.


On Makerbot, we logged into black groups account and went into what they already had saved in the library.  We discussed that once you chose an object, it goes into the library.
Then we used Ipads.  I drew a 3D box and then took a photo of it.  The picture then turned the box into a 3D object,  I played with the app a bit and then went to work on my house.
I worked on building my house on Sketchup for the rest of class.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Class 18- Learning How To Use Tinkercad

Today in class, we learned how to use Tinkercad.  Tinkercad is another place where you can make and print things.  I had to do some tutorials.


These are photos from some of the tutorials I had to do.  I learned how to place things, combine things and make things bigger.  I also learned how to cut some stuff out and how to change the color of stuff.
On Tinkercad, there is a gallery where you can choose a product and then change the color, material, etc.  Then you can print the product with the 3D printer.  

Here is a link to Tinkercad: https://www.tinkercad.com/things/

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Class 17- Working On House And Reviewing Tutorials

In class today, we reviewed some of the tutorials.  I also worked on my house a little bit.  I added windows and doors and fixed the roof.  I had to fix the roof because earlier I could not get it to go up.  I got the move to work.

Class 16- Heritage Tour

I was still on the Heritage Tour, so I also missed this class.  The Heritage Tour was really fun and I am glad I got to see new experiences.

Class 15- Heritage Tour

I was on Heritage Tour, so I missed this class.  The Heritage Tour was really fun and I saw a lot of cool things.

Class 14- Show Chorus States

We had show chorus states during this class, so I was not in this class.  We got silver, which basically means we got second.  The show chorus did good.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Class 13- details and 3D warehouse

Today in class we learned how to make windows and doors and also how to use 3D Warehouse.  3D Warehouse is a place where you can get thingd like models of cars, doors, beds, etc.
Here is an example of my family car:

Monday, March 27, 2017

SketchUp #6 Components

In this tutorial, I learned how to use component options, component attributes and how to interact with dynamic components.
In component options, you can change the color, size, style.
In component attributes, you can get information on the object you want.
Interacting with dynamic components, you can open things, turn things on and off, and close things.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

SketchUp #5 Color and Materials

In this tutorial, I learned how to color things and use patterns.
This is the kitchen that I made.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Class 12- Worked on SketchUp

Today in class I worked on my SketchUp tutorials.  I finished #5 and and moved on to #6.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Class 11- Making Stencils

In class today, we learned how to make stencils using a google doc, Stencil Factory and Thingiverse.  Then we learned how to use MakerBot.  MakerBot prints the items you make.
These are the stencils I made:





Friday, March 17, 2017

SketchUp #4

In this tutorial it taught me how to build a porch, steps and how to use the styles setting.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

SketchUp #3

In this introduction it taught me how to pull down things and color houses, also to add shadows.  It also taught me how to move things around.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Sketchup #2

In the first SketchUp tutorial, it teaches you how to build a house.
It teaches you how to use push/pull, arch, and another pulling tool.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Class 9- How to get satellite images on SketchUp

Today in class, we learned how to get a satellite image on SketchUp, change the axis and somewhat to build to scale.


Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Class 8- Thingiverse- What I learned

Today we looked at Thingiverse and learned how to use it.
I looked at phone cases and other things like that, I find this really cool.
I learned how to use a few of the tools and how to use other apps on it, also how to download the things on it.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

SketchUp Introduction #1

I learned how to use some tools in SketchUp, such as the push/pull tool, the rectangle shape tool, the orbit tool, the zoom tool and the pan tool.  The push/pull tool is used to push or pull objects out and or in.  The rectangle tool can make rectangles and squares, the orbit tool lets you turn the screen and see the object from different angles.  The zoom tool lets you zoom in and out on specific things, letting you see it easier.  The pan tool is used to move around, so it's like you are moving and seeing different parts of the object

Friday, March 3, 2017

Class 7- How To Get To A SketchUp Tutorial

In class today, we learned how to get to all the SketchUp introductions and do them.  We took a screenshot of what we did and explained what every tool was in a separate post.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Class 6- Finishing up pre test and tutorial videos

In class today, we finished up our pre tests and then watches tutorial videos about Sketch Up and how to use it.  I  feel like by watching some of these videos, it will help me understand how to use Sketch Up better.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Class 5- Pre Test

In this class we learned a little bit how to use SketchUp and we attempted to make a replica of the school.  We also took the pre tests.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Class 4- How to add a video/ layout


Today, Mr. Kelley showed us how to remove the menu bar using layout.  itsvms.com

He also showed us how to put videos onto our posts.  I also learned how to moderate the comments.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Class 3- Screen capture/ template

Today we were shown how to caption screen pictures with the snipping tools.
Here is a picture of what I did:



Class 2- Blog

In this class, we created our blogs and Mr. Kelley taught us how to use them.

Class 1- Overview

In this class, Mr. Kelley went over all the projects we have done in previous grades.