Instructables: exploring - living - education - game http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:28:18 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Play instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-instructables/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:02:12 PDT
Steady Hands Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Steady-Hands-Game/
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 13:13:00 PST
Pop and Catch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-and-Catch/
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:18:55 PDT
pH BattleShips http://www.instructables.com/id/pH-BattleShips/
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Sat, 6 Oct 2012 17:11:02 PDT
Educational Pirate Battleship http://www.instructables.com/id/Educational-Pirate-Battleship/
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Mon, 7 May 2012 22:19:59 PDT
Magnetic Classroom Vocabulary Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Classroom-Vocabulary-Game/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 14:43:19 PST
Operation Valentine: A Game, a Gift, a Lesson in Electric Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Operation-Valentine-A-Game-a-Gift-a-Lesson-in-/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 10:37:02 PST
A Wire Maze With an Electronics Twist http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Wire-Maze-With-an-Electronics-Twist/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 16:59:47 PST
PowerPoint Jeopardy http://www.instructables.com/id/PowerPoint-Jeopardy/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 06:22:43 PST
Game-opoly: Designing & Building your own Board Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-opoly-Designing-Building-your-own-Board-Ga/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2012 18:39:50 PST
Quiz Show Buzzer System using Staples Easy Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Show-Buzzer-System-using-Staples-Easy-Button/
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