This curriculum version utilizes TinkerCAD for introductory lessons, transitioning to Fusion 360 for intermediate and advanced levels. For slicing lessons, the latest version of FlashPrint by Flashforge is employed. All software is available for free download from Autodesk.com and Flashforge USA website,
All instructional materials are fully downloadable. To familiarize yourself with the lesson format, please download the complimentary lesson. The curriculum is designed to educate students on the functionality of 3D printers and their applications in various industries and society with the main emphasis on guiding students to create their own 3D designs to print. Stem principles are integral throughout the lesson packs, aligning with national education standards.
Each lesson features step-by-step tutorials for designing models using TinkerCAD and Fusion 360. Additionally, there are downloadable video tutorials showcasing essential skills for learning 3D CAD. Every lesson includes teaching slides, printable in-class worksheets, homework tasks, and corresponding answer sheets. To preview each lesson’s content, visit the lesson page and explore the previews below the main image. Note that this curriculum version is non-editable.
Learnbylayers is a trusted resource in schools globally, with over 500,000 students benefiting from our curriculum. Schools of various types, ranging from public-funded to private independent institutions, have embraced 3D printing. Students are actively engaged in designing their own models through our comprehensive, ready-to-teach curriculum