TinkerCAD. Take the leap into 3D modelling with Adobe's brilliant web app and find out how to 3D print! #creativity #design

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By Sonny Sharma

Sonny (Sanjesh) is Founder of Spongy Elephant and qualified as a teacher in 1995. He is passionate about education and all things tech and is a Subject Expert in Computing for OfQual, a Google Education Trainer, a Microsoft in Education Global Training Partner, a STEM Ambassador and VR evangelist. Since he set up New Ways to Learn in 2011 his team have trained over 20000 teachers. You're in good hands.

What will I learn?

Tinkercad is a free, online, easy-to-use 3D CAD design tool for use in the classroom. Create simple designs from scratch or modify the existing designs. Quickly turn your ideas into a CAD model for a 3D printer with Tinkercad.

What are you going to learn about?

In this FREE Learning Trunk, you’ll learn how Tinkercad works and how to make the best use of it for lessons.

Who is hosting this Learning Trunk?

This is a CURATED Learning Trunk built for you from content sourced online. We have selected these particular videos after reviewing several available online.

How long do I need?

Less than 30 minutes.

Anything else I need to know?

We have set this Learning Trunk so that you progress through each video in any order.

This Learning Trunk covers...

  • FREE!
    Tinkercad Tutorial Video
  • Import Vectors Tutorial
  • Import an STL
  • Downloading an STL file from Tinkercad
  • Import 3D Tutorial
  • View Things in 3D
  • Write 3D Text in Tinkercad
  • Using the Hole Feature to Make a Box
  • Preparing Dice Model for Dual Extruder 3D printer (Replicator 2X)
  • Making a Multi-Layered and Multi-Coloured Column in Tinkercad
  • Tinkercad Shortcuts Video

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