We use many free tools at Einstein's Workshop. Free tools are convenient to use and allow your student to continue learning at home! Below are some of the tools we use at Einstein's Workshop.

 

BlocksCAD - 3D Modeling
blockscad

Web based program. Use block-based programming to make 3D models. You can even print them if you have a 3D printer. BlocksCAD was developed in house at Einstein's Workshop!

 

Scratch - Block Programming
Scratch

Web based program. Scratch is great for early and intermediate coders who want to learn or experiment with coding with prebuilt objects and easy to use block based programming.

 

Inkscape - Vector Drawing
Inkscape

Download and Install. Inkscape is vector design program - you draw using shapes. You can use Inkscape to make art and to export to cut using a laser cutter or router.