2-13-24

Yes!  More Arduino today.

  1. Take your Multiple LED with Button circuit from Tinkercad
    and build it as a real circuit. Click here for tips on moving your program from Tinkercad to an Arduino.
    When you are done:
    >call me over and let me check it out for a grade.
    >disassemble your circuit, put the parts in the correct bins and start:
  2. The Arduino and Servos assignment.
    You will learn how to add movement to your circuit by using a servo motor.

2-8-24

Today is a different schedule to allow for a stop and learn presentation.  Our class finishes at 9:45 am.  Click here for the full schedule. 

today’s work:

  1. presentation: Please turn your monitors off.  We will discuss using actual hardware and the Arduino programming software (IDE).
  2. assignment: Actual Arduino LED Countdown.
    -build and program a working version of your blink circuit.
    -when you have completed your circuit and uploaded the program, you will show me your working final version for credit.

2-1-24

Welcome to February.  By the end of the month we will have gained one more hour of daylight.

Here’s what we get to do today:
1. login to tinkercad.com.
2. open the circuit design that we started in our last class.
3. we will add a second LED and wire to the button.  Then…

Arduino:
1. we start a new circuit design in Tinkercad.
2. together, we will program an Arduino to make LEDs blink under our TOTAL control and add comments to the program.

Assignment: Arduino: Blinking Multiple LEDs 

Next Assignment: Arduino LED countdown

1-25-24

Website group:
Today, we will explore using HTML and CSS to create website buttons.  Click here for details and today’s work. 

Part 1: HTML/CSS buttons – we will build some buttons together.
Part 2: create a two page website using CSS buttons.
>website should have two pages
>the topic of your choice
>place an image and text on each page
>use buttons to link to the two pages together

Photoshop group:
Hybrid Animal – this is one of my favorite Photoshop creations!  You get to blend two (or more) animals together!