19th September 2018

LAST CODERDOJO FOR TERM 3!

Here are the activities that each group will be working on today:

Newcomers

Two truths and a lie

You will need to team up with one other person for this project. Each of you will create your own project but you will get together with the other person to play each other’s completed games. Click on the link below and follow the instructions in the videos.

Click here for instructions for the Two truths and a lie project

Scratch 1 (Beginner)

Cave Surfing Game

Today you will create a Flappy Bird type of game. Click on the link below and follow the instructions in the videos.

Click here for instructions for the Cave Surfing game project

Scratch 2 (Intermediate & Advanced)

Pattern Generator

Make a pattern generator in Scratch.

BE CREATIVE! Use your own knowledge and ideas to build a pattern generator that will create lots of cool patterns with the pen tool.

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If you prefer to follow instructions, here is a pattern generator project that you can follow.

Introduction to Robotics

This session is run by Nathalie. An introduction to robotics using mBot robot kits and a block programming language called mBlock which is similar to Scratch.

Introduction to Robotics session information

Raspberry Pi (with Microcontrollers and other cool stuff)

A collaborative group exploring how computers can interact with the outside world through a range of sensors and controllers. Primarily we’ll be using the Raspberry Pi (http://raspberrypi.org) computer in conjunction with Arduinos (http://arduino.cc) and along the way we’ll learn about Python, C and C++ programming, digital and analogue electronics and about working together.

Electronics, Microcontrollers and Raspberry Pi session information