MMLC brings art into our classroom environment every day. Our weekly art class stresses the importance of creativity while embracing diversity, envisioning and applying creative solutions, and valuing aesthetics.
Every day students complete 5 or more lessons. Ignitia offers 203 courses for grades 3 through 12. See Ignitia 2017-2018 Curriculum Catalog General Courses and Electives and see Ignitia Career and Technical Education Courses. Marketplace Mission Learning Center offers a Moodle site named Marketplace Mission Classrooms where I have collected internet libraries with links to supplemental materials for courses and for projects.
Students work at their own pace with the teacher in the room for instruction and support.
The Arduino started kit comes with the Arduino Uno, a bread board, jumper wires, resistors, LEDs, a buzzer, buttons, a potentiometer and more. Students program the Uno and build the circuit to completed a project.
The art of cooking is a useful skill that is used throughout every lifetime. Not only this, but culinary practice is an outlet of creativity for many students.There are four ovens, two microwaves, three refrigerators, a freezer, four sinks and plenty of counter space (44 feet) that Marketplace Mission students may use. Mr. Hill often brings in supplies for making homemade pizza, chilli, breads and more.
The ProScope HR is the most popular res digital microscope in the world. The custom Aptina imager is the highest quality and professional level of handheld microscopy from CSI, to classrooms, and medical labs worldwide. The ProScope HR is US made and the standard of reliable American technology.
A FlashForge Dreamer 3D printer with 500 to 100 micron (0.5mm to 0.1mm) print quality with a 9.1 by 5.9 by 5.5 inch build volume, dual extruders, compatible with ABS, PLA and PVA filament, and can run from SD Card, USB or Wi-Fi offers students the opportunity to learn 3D printing and with AutoDesk 123D Design software to learn to design their own creations.
Matter and Form 3D Scanner that uses a an HD camera and lasers to capture full color and geometry in 360 degrees with detail as small as 0.43mm and size within +/- 0.25mm of objects up to 9 inches high and 8 inches in diameter.
With our Schacht Inkle looms and our Ashford 16 inch Rigid Heddle Loom we weave trims, ties, laces, scarves and more! Visit our Moodle site, Marketplace Mission Classrooms, click on login as guest and click on Weaving to view our internet weaving library.
The H4 is a highly popular audio recorder. Useful for recording experiments, lectures, interviews, and more, this palm-sized unit packs the ability to record up to 4 channels of audio at greater than CD quality sample rates and bit depths.
The students have many things available to them. The Wacom Intuos Creative Pen and Touch Tablet (10.75 by 8.75) offers the natural comfort, precision and feel of traditional brushes and pencils. Plus, the mufti-touch surface lets you zoom, scroll and navigate your way around using intuitive gestures.
Students at Marketplace Mission Learning Center may use a Kindle.