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Minecraft Strengthens Math, Programming and Designing Skills

Minecraft Strengthens Math, Programming and Designing Skills Are you one of those parents wondering what in the world your kids are doing with those pixilated building blocks in Minecraft? You’ve probably heard your child talking about mobs and mods and not quite sure what it even means. The game Minecraft... Read More →

Open Play and STEAM Activities at Small Factory

Open Play and STEAM Activities at Small Factory Have you ever given your child a cardboard box with some crayons and watched what happens? His imagination comes to life as he begins to play. To a child, a box can be an airplane, a house or a suit of armor... Read More →

Small Factory Integrates STEAM Into Classes and Programs

Small Factory Integrates STEAM Into Classes and Programs STEM education has been one of the most talked about subjects in our country. The applied, project-based way of teaching and learning integrates the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math together to solve real-world challenges and problems. It’s viewed as the key... Read More →

Peer-to-Peer Mentoring at Small Factory

Peer-to-Peer Mentoring at Small Factory Small Factory’s studio in Fair Haven is like a second home to many of our students. During the school year and summer, they often spend up to ten hours a week with us learning new technology and art tools and making friends. We have noticed that as they gain more... Read More →