Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

This Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus activity & project also includes:

Give some style to one's stylus. A hands-on activity challenges pupils to design and create a stylus for an electrical device given a set of criteria. They consider how conductivity relates to the task and why they need water for their stylus.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Bring in some examples of styli to show the class
Classroom Considerations
  • Instructors have two options to choose from depending on how intensive they want the project to be
  • Q-tips or pipe cleaners/straws, aluminum foil, scissors, clear tape, and water are necessary
Pros
  • Provides background information for facilitators
  • Includes a set of discussion and reflection questions to use at the end of the lesson
Cons
  • None
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