In this workshop, students will learn how to make an animated character react to events in the outside world. Using the Scratch programming language and the PicoBoard microcontroller, students will work with basic programming and electronics concepts to create interactive projects that react to light, sound and touch.
For kids aged 9-12
When & Where
MakersFactory is a new educational maker space in downtown Santa Cruz, CA, and San Jose, CA where students of all ages will learn and use exciting new technology for 3D printing, modeling, animation, and robotics. MakersFactory students will be able to design, prototype, and manufacture a wide variety of items, from simple 3D objects to complex mechanical/electronic products. For more information, go to http://makersfactory.com/