Save the World with Cardboard and Code!

Presented by: Michael Fricano II and Tara Lyn Nakamoto

'Iolani School, K-6 Design & Technology Teachers

Save the World w/ Cardboard and Code | HI STEM 2024

Michael Fricano II


Tara Lyn Nakamoto


Presented at:

Hawaii STEM Conference - April 2024

iTeach808 Virtual Conference - January 22, 2022

Spring International STEAM Summit - April 2022

ISTELive In-Person Conference - June 2022

Schools of the Future Conference - October 2022

Session Description:

Is it possible to combine programming, robotics, engineering, and construction into an elementary Maker Ed curriculum? We created a makerspace unit that has students coding robots and using age appropriate tools to design and build with a purpose of saving the world... And we want to share it with you! 

Construction Techniques Learning Board

Board made by Michael Fricano II & Tara Lyn Nakamoto, Techniques borrowed from other amazing makers!