NodeRed: Traffic Lights

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Getting started with NodeRed and Physical computing. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Raspberry Pi, LEDs

Micro:bit Dragon Eggs

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Thas was a fun Python Micro:bit and Raspberry Pi workshop carried out at a jam and in a library. This introduced Physical computing in a fun and interesting way. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Micro:bit, LEDs, connecting cables

Minecraft at Christmas

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This is a fun Python and Minecraft Christmas workshop. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Raspberry Pi

Micro:bit Harry Potter

A fun Harry Potter themed workshop using Mirco Python which was used a Library workshop. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: micro python Hardware: Micro:bit

Minecraft activity 3

In this Python activity you will create loops. The two examples are walking on water and rainbow road. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Raspberry Pi

Minecraft activity 2

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A more advanced Minecraft Python activity where you build a house. The house can then be easily customised. Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Raspberry Pi

Getting Started with Minecraft 1

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A simple getting started activity for Minecraft on the Raspberry Pi Age: Key Stage 2 and 3 Langauge: Python 3 Hardware: Raspberry Pi

High School Musical Stage camera

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It seems like ages since I last wrote a blog post but the summer term is always a crazy time at school with revision, exams and the summer show. This year we performed High School Musical at school, and following the tradition of previous shows I wanted to use a Raspberry Pi as part of […]

The RPi Community

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The Raspberry Pi 5th birthday weekend was a fantastic event and really showed off the best that the community has to offer. To run such a big event the Foundation called out to its biggest resource for help …. The community pitched in and over the weekend nearly forty volunteers helped out across all areas […]

Pi-topCEED Review and first experiences

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I often get quite excited writing reviews for a products and use words like awesome and amazing but as you will see these words are fully justified for the Pi-topCEED. I have been running Raspberry Pi workshops and activities since a few months after getting my first Pi so my thoughts here are based on […]