What Will You Learn?
During this live coding session, Elby is visiting his grandma Dottie during a terrible storm. When there is a power outage, her memory files become corrupted. We need to find them and bring them back to life with color and movement. Participants will learn the basics of coding tri-LEDs and motors using Makecode. CodeJoy participants will learn the basics of coding tri-LEDs and motors using Makecode.
These 50 minute live virtual sessions will be held DAILY July 26-30 at 4 pm ET / 1 pm PT and on July 30 also at 10 am ET / 7 am PT.
Please note: Projects below are in addition to the live coding session and will require additional time.
PROJECT 1: Make a Robot Memory Box
Design and create a moving, colorful memory to fit inside a box. Click here to see the Maker and Educator Guide presentation with lots of ideas. TIME: 2 hours; LEVEL: Intermediate
PROJECT 2: Add a Distance Sensor
Add a distance sensor, so that the memory is only triggered when someone gets close. Click here to see the Maker and Educator Guide presentation with lots of ideas. TIME: 40 minutes; LEVEL: Intermediate