Build Your Own Arduino Light Sculpture! Part 1

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Subject:
 
Applied Science, Computer Science, Career and Technical Education 

Provider:
 
TeachEngineering 

Level:
 
High School 

Grades:
 
Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Language:
 
English 

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Activity/Lab 

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Abstract:
 
Students create projects that introduce them to Arduino—a small device that can be easily programmed to control and monitor a variety of external devices like LEDs and sensors. First they learn a few simple programming structures and commands to blink LEDs. Then they are given three challenges—to modify an LED blinking rate until it cannot be seen, to replicate a heartbeat pattern and to send Morse code messages. This activity prepares students to create more involved multiple-LED patterns in the Part 2 companion activity.


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Course Curriculum

Lessons
Hands-on Activity: Build Your Own Arduino Light Sculpture! Part 1
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