Base Kit Advanced Projects

Coin Toss

Use code to decide the outcome of a coin toss. Press the button and the lights will flicker as the 'coin' flips through the air.

Combines an indicator light with a software timer and a light and speaker alarm and some math to ensure the timer is working in 10 second increments.

Dice Roll

"Roll" a digital dice using and LED light and some computer code! Learn about programming random decisions.

Drag Race Reaction Timer

To make a great reaction time game, create specific time windows where you’ll allow inputs to be read.

FADE RANDOM LED COLORS

Using the random function in your code, let the code decide what color your RGB LED will show.

Build a 3-LED clock that can keep time in the code and display it with a button press!

memory game

Test your memory against your own code! This program blinks out a pattern of lights, then you try to repeat it back. Each time you succeed, the pattern grows.

Morse Code Creator

Create messages in code that will blink on Maker Board's LED. Learn how to convert plain characters to ASCII code, then to Morse Code.

MORSE CODE WITH SOUND

You’ll replace LED blinking lights with a speaker to make beeps instead of blinks in this Morse Code creator.

MORSE CODE WITH SOUND & LIGHT

Combine the digitalWrite commands for the LED with the tone commands for the speaker in this Morse Code creator.

Multi-Color Glow Lamp

Fade and mix colors together in a repeating pattern to create a fun glow lamp for your computer.

Sound Samples

Use loops, functions, and variables to create all kinds of cool sounds with just a speaker and a button. Then think up new ways to use code for all kinds of noises.

 

Tune LED Colors with Button

Mix the colors of an RGB LED light together for hundreds of unique color combinations.