Westbrook students get to build with ‘Makerspace’ night


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  • Erin Frey, 3rd Grade and James Fulton, Kindergarten collaborarte on a project. submitted photos




  • Samuel Morgan, 1st Grade shows off his robot outfit creation.




  • First graders Charlotte Walker and Cassidy Schaefer design something unique during Makerspace night Feb. 25.




WEST MILFORD – Students of the Westbrook Elementary School got together to build a variety of things Feb. 25 as part of “Makerspace” night, sponsored by the school’s PTA.

According to the school, Makerspace is any area where people gather to build and create, and provides hands-on, creative ways, for students to invent, design, build and experiment.

Student benefits include critical thinking skills, problem solving, collaboration, and increased confidence.





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