Review how participatory learning and the New Media Literacies enhance student learning:
Get Buffy Hamilton's take on the maker movement and school libraries:
More insight by Buffy Hamilton on makerspaces in support of participatory learning:
The following slide from Buffy Hamilton's presentation (linked above) nicely encapsulates some core pedagogical principles of integrating makerspaces into the curriculum:
The author's goal is to combine makerspace projects with "more natural and engaging process of learning."