We used Codebug as a means to share local sporting stories but the purpose was to explore possibilities using servos with maker projects. Moreover, the process of adding additional servo outputs and with them … Continue reading From Leeds to #Rio2016 with Codebug
A week of numerous conversations supporting plans to make computing and maker more inclusive ended with an email from a colleague that triggered this tinkering challenge. Warm Christmas wishes and … Continue reading Sensory Tree: Festive tinkering with Soundplant & Makey Makey
A glimpse into an Ada Lovelace inspired day during a Transition Week for Y6 students. Poetic science and the obvious focus on progression of programming through algorithmic design. Challenges were … Continue reading How do you solve a problem like Ada?
Twelve months on from Le Grand Départ of the Tour de France in Yorkshire. A year since the peloton passed through North Leeds on it’s way to the ceremonial start … Continue reading When cycling data becomes the input, not the output, with Raspberry Pi
We wanted to try out the Smart Citizen kit for ourselves, and then look towards comparative global opportunities, like teachers in Salford recently have. And a couple in Hull, tentatively, too now. … Continue reading (Smart) Sounds from the Classroom
Think I might’ve sounded a little grumpy lately. Waiting expectantly for a Watercolorbot is one thing but tackling the delivery service encountering comms barriers is another *. Continually looking for approaches and … Continue reading STEM to STEAM with a Paint-off Challenge