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Makerspaces and Kits: Home

Welcome to the Ideas Page!

This page was originally set up to give school librarians an idea of the types of items they could purchase for their school library makerspaces from some of our approved vendors. 

If you would like to see what is available to check out from the District Professional Library, please visit:  libguides.ops.org/dpl   and look at the Makerspaces tab.

Ideas--Build

Magnatiles

Legos

playstix

Straw Connectors

Tinker Toy

 

K'Nex

 

Contraptions

Trucky 3

Story Creation

Story Cubes

Story-gami

Tell Me a Story Cards

Ideas--Create

Puzzles

Buddha boards

tangrams

Brain Flakes

Find it Tube

Origami

Squigz

Felt boards

Spirograph

Buttons N Boards Constructive Playthings

Ideas--Play

Checkers, Chess, Dominoes

UNO

Scrabble Slam

Spot It

Boggle

Bananagrams

Sequence or Sequence Kids

Quadrillion

IQ Fit (Travel Game Size)

Lexigo Rush

Qwirkle

All Queens

Word Q

Pentago

 

Ideas--Tech

Makey makey

Little Bits

Sphero

Snap Circuits

Robot Turtles

Dot and Dash Robots

Ozobot

Laser Maze

Requires iPad

Bloxels

Stikbots

Osmo

Omaha Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, age, genetic information, citizenship status, or economic status in its programs, activities and employment and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individual has been designated to address inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Superintendent of Schools, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2001).

Las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha no discriminan basados en la raza, color, origen nacional, religión, sexo, estado civil, orientación sexual, discapacidad , edad, información genética, estado de ciudadanía, o estado económico, en sus programas, actividades y empleo, y provee acceso equitativo a los “Boy Scouts” y a otros grupos juveniles designados. La siguiente persona ha sido designada para atender estas inquietudes referentes a las pólizas de no discriminación: El Superintendente de las Escuelas, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2001).