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Fabstory

Fabstory is a digital fabrication lesson and kit for storytelling in the classroom.

Scopes-DF: https://www.scopesdf.org/scopesdf_lesson/fabstory/

Education

This kit enables K-12 classes for participants to create and engage in the art of storytelling, by creating, sharing and remixing each other’s stories, and building a 3D representation of it. Can be used in multiple classes, like history and biology, giving kids a voice on their perspective of the subject.

Sustainability

The project is designed to be produced locally using simple recyclable materials such as MDF, cardboard or even paper.

SDG Profile (selected SDG’s)

  • 4 - Quality Education
  • 5 - Gender Equality
  • 10 - Reduced Inequalities

Openness

Fabstories is completly open source. All files are available online. A lesson is also hosted on Scopes-DF.

Ecosystem

Educators, Designers, Artists, Families can find something on Fabstory. The project enables a common space for people to share stories and perspectives which can be fun and insightful at the same time, and opens the door for multiple applications through storytelling: brainstorming, problem solving, sharing and mediate. The original Fabstory is designed to be produced in a Fablab using only a laser cutter.