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Arduino Starter Kit Classroom Pack

Description

The Arduino Starter Kit Classroom Pack contains six of the popular Arduino Starter Kits. Developed to give middle school students an introduction to integrated electronics, circuitry, and coding, the starter kit offers an extensive educational solution for learning how to use the beloved Arduino platform. This pack serves up to 12 students with a recommended student-to-set ratio of 2:1.

Each kit contains an Arduino UNO Rev 3 Board, a collection of sensors and actuators, and, most important, a guide book that will help students and teachers to take their first steps into the world of electronics with interactive and sensing objects. A 30-day trial access to the Arduino Create Chrome App for Education is also included.

Each Arduino Starter Kit contains a full color 170-page book with instructions for 15 projects:

  1. Get to Know Your Tools: An introduction to the basics.

  2. Spaceship Interface: Design a control panel for a starship.

  3. Love-O-Meter: Measure how hot-blooded you are.

  4. Color Mixing Lamp: Produce any color with a lamp that uses light as an input.

  5. Mood Cue: Let people know how you’re doing.

  6. Light Theremin: Create a musical instrument you play by waving your hands.

  7. Keyboard Instrument: Play music with this keyboard.

  8. Digital Hourglass: A light-up hourglass that can stop you from working too much.

  9. Motorized Pinwheel: A colored wheel that will make your head spin.

  10. Zoetrope: Create a mechanical animation you can play – and play in reverse.

  11. Crystal Ball: A mystical tour to answer all your tough questions.

  12. Knock Lock: Unlock a door with a secret knock.

  13. Touchy-Feely Lamp: A lamp that responds to your touch.

  14. Tweak the Arduino Logo: Control your personal computer from your Arduino.

  15. Hacking Buttons: Create a master control for all of your devices!

Details

Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 6-12
SKU: W45207

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What You'll Get

  • Projects book (170 pages)
  • Arduino UNO Rev 3 Board
  • USB cable
  • Breadboard (400 points)
  • 70 solid core jumper wires
  • Easy-to-assemble base
  • Battery snap (9 V)
  • Stranded jumper wire (black)
  • Stranded jumper wire (red)
  • 6 phototransistors
  • 3 potentiometers (10 kOhms)
  • 10 push buttons
  • Temperature sensor
  • Tilt sensor
  • Alphanumeric LCD (16 x 2 characters)
  • LED (bright white)
  • LED (RGB)
  • 8 LEDs (red)
  • 8 LEDs (green)
  • 8 LEDs (yellow)
  • 3 LEDs (blue)
  • Small DC motor (6/9 V)
  • Small servo motor
  • Piezo capsule (PKM17EPP-4001-B0)
  • H-bridge motor driver (L293D)
  • Optocouplers (4N35)
  • 2 Mosfet transistors (IRF520)
  • 5 capacitors (100uF)
  • 5 diodes (1N4007)
  • 3 transparent gels (red, green, blue)
  • Male pins strip (40 x 1)
  • 20 resistors (220 ohms)
  • 5 resistors (560 ohms)
  • 5 resistors (1 kOhms)
  • 5 resistors (4.7 kOhms)
  • 20 resistors (10 kOhms)
  • 5 resistors (1 MOhms)
  • 5 resistors (10 MOhms)

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Resources

Learning Values

Science
  • Circuits
  • Electronic components
  • Energy and power
  • Ohm’s law
  • Designing solutions based on criteria and constraints
  • Modeling
  • Variables
Technology
  • Coding
  • Simple circuits
  • Attributes of design
  • Troubleshooting
  • Systems thinking
Engineering
  • Electricity/electronics
  • Defining problems
  • Problem-solving
  • Prototyping
  • Testing and evaluating a solution
  • Teamwork
Math
  • Logic
  • Accuracy
  • Measurements
  • 3-D shapes
  • Data collection
  • Data analysis
  • Graphing data
  • Logical reasoning

Specifications

  • Students Served: 6-12