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Building and Maker Apps, Games, and Websites
The Maker Movement -- a return to more hands-on engineering activities -- has been capturing the imagination of kids worldwide. It helped launch STEAM initiatives that combine the analytic methods of STEM with the creative elements of art, as well as the popularity of DIY videos. These digital resources tap into all the fun of building and making while helping kids develop spatial reasoning skills. Whether you have a preschooler who loves construction or a teen excited about 3D modeling, these apps, games, and websites will inspire them to build, create, and invent something to be proud of. For more inspiration, check out our favorite DIY YouTube Channels and Shows.