I teach in a middle school STEM Lab that uses Pitsco Synergy modules. I abandoned the 3D printing curriculum that we purchased through them and have designed my own. This is the first year for this module, and at first students would most find a Thing and add their name or initials. I was frustrated with their unwillingness to be more creative. Borrowing from the Believe in Ohio framework,( www.believeinohio.org) and using Tinkercad or Sketchup, the students now design a product that they could market (think Shark Tank) Working in pairs they also create a marketing strategy, possibly with a commercial or print ad. The students seem very motivated and energized to work on their projects. I feel that this project has more rigor. I have an Afinia 480 and a Flash Forge Creator in my lab.