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Maths Week: Binary Game (update)

Video and full instructions for the Makey Makey binary game.

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Maths week: Makey Makey binary game

Who hasn’t wanted a Makey Makey binary number dance mat? This is a post for Maths Week Scotland 2018.

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Video: Makey Makey slide mover

20180722_130151Ever been frustrated when your slide clicker runs out of batteries? Me too! My Code Club kids, and Pi-Wire pal Chris, have a ‘practical’ solution: use a piano pedal!

There were two versions: the first was ok, but had some flaws. As later figured out, it was a bit unreliable. I was so impressed that the kids developed ideas for version 2, improving it a lot! With a bit of tweaking, the second version was perfect – and all it took was some play doh and a bit of rewiring. Click below to see how we did it…

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