Welcome to the MPACT Teacher Community Website
MPACT curriculum units are hands-on, minds-on spatial reasoning projects that address CA state math and computer science standards. MPACT students are supported by mentors–professionals who use 3D printing in their work, play, or study.
Shelter-in-place Learning Resources
Our activity packages are ideal for families to do together. You can view the PDFs online or print them.
Make a Toy and Learn about Circles
Make a toy and learn about circles with your 5th – 7th graders.
Make a Kite and Measure Angles
Make a kite with kids ages 8 and up.
Make a Kite Video
Having trouble? Get unstuck with this video on making a kite.
Here are some resources shared by Katie Aldrich (Seventh Grade Math, Rolling Hills Middle School, Pajaro Valley Unified School District)
A math lesson made on a tablet, then on Playposit to add interactions for students.
A short video she made with her daughters about setting up a study area at home.
A hyperdoc to use as students’ weekly planner and teacher lesson plans.
A distance learning youtube playlist she made for teachers.
Mentor for MPACT
Teach, Communicate, Support, and Make
Within this Teacher Community Website, you will find resources for
- Teaching the Curriculum
- Using 3D Printers
- Communicating with teachers and mentors
- Helping students communicate with mentors
- And more!