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workshops:arduino_for_the_curious [2017-04-07 15:33]
tim [What you'll learn and make]
workshops:arduino_for_the_curious [2017-04-09 21:37] (current)
Simon
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 If today is your first experience of programming and electronics then it's best to keep to Easier challenges, doing some Intermediate if you can. If you've previous experience or get through the Easier and Intermediate easily then try some Harder challenges. You can use these tutorials at home after the workshop so you can go back and try challenges later. ​   If today is your first experience of programming and electronics then it's best to keep to Easier challenges, doing some Intermediate if you can. If you've previous experience or get through the Easier and Intermediate easily then try some Harder challenges. You can use these tutorials at home after the workshop so you can go back and try challenges later. ​  
  
-If your needing help, please ask one of the helpers. We are here to help you learn and have an enjoyable day!+If you'​re ​needing help, please ask one of the helpers. We are here to help you learn and have an enjoyable day!
  
 If you find any problems in the wiki, like spelling mistakes or code errors, then either correct them, or tell us so that we can correct them. That will save other people in the workshop wasting time on fixing our bugs :) If you find any problems in the wiki, like spelling mistakes or code errors, then either correct them, or tell us so that we can correct them. That will save other people in the workshop wasting time on fixing our bugs :)
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 ====== What you'll learn and make ====== ====== What you'll learn and make ======
  
-We are going to make some blinkly ​lights, fading mood lamp and sounds that react to changes in the environment including light levels and movement. Lots of concepts of the Arduino will be learnt on the way through the exercises and challenges.+We are going to make some blinky ​lights, fading mood lamp and sounds that react to changes in the environment including light levels and movement. Lots of concepts of the Arduino will be learnt on the way through the exercises and challenges.
  
 There'​ll be plenty of room to do your own thing along the way. If you're curious about something, give it a go and ask the helpers! There'​ll be plenty of room to do your own thing along the way. If you're curious about something, give it a go and ask the helpers!
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   * push buttons  ​   * push buttons  ​
   * pull-up resistors  ​   * pull-up resistors  ​
-  * analog ​voltage ​measurments+  * analogue ​voltage ​measurements
  
 [[.:​arduino_for_the_curious:​stage_3|Tutorial 3 - Sensing the Environment]] [[.:​arduino_for_the_curious:​stage_3|Tutorial 3 - Sensing the Environment]]
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 ====== Other information ====== ====== Other information ======
  
-  *  We'll have a chat channel open to send links and ask questions if you fancy - http://​webchat.freenode.net/?​channels=edinhacklab¬†+  *  We'll have a [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/?​channels=edinhacklab|chat channel]] open to send links and ask questions if you fancy¬†
-  *  ​Inspiration for cool personal Arduino projects can be found here - http://​www.instructables.com/​id/​20-Unbelievable-Arduino-Projects/​+  *  ​[[http://​www.instructables.com/​id/​20-Unbelievable-Arduino-Projects/​|Inspiration for cool personal Arduino projects]]
  
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