MakeyMakey Fruit Keypad Steam Education
- Makey Makey is a popular Invention Kit. The principle is simple and powerful. No programming, no need to connect complicated lines, no need to install software, just need to connect USB to use, very simple! Come and have fun together!
- Give your child a surprise gift, a fun toy. With the MaKey MaKey, you can use everything as a keyboard on your computer with just a few clips and wires.
- MakeyMakey uses a high-impedance switch to detect when you are touching the material, causing the switch to turn on. This technology can cause some noise interference. The PC's host computer can remove noise interference through the low-pass filter. The ATMega32u4 onboard the MaKey MaKey. The HID protocol for chip completion and computer communication is the keyboard and mouse protocol.
You can use this kit to turn everyday objects into keys for you computer.
- Make a fruit piano!
Find a free virtual piano from the web. Instead of using your keyboard to play the piano, connect the key with a variety of fruits. Fruit becomes your piano key!
- Become your own game controller!
Load up your favorite game or find a new one online. Draw the controls on a notepad with a pencil. Alligator clip the buttons, ground yourself, and play!
- Complete dance machine!
Set the dancing arrows on the board, when your feet touch the aluminum foil on the board, you can play a dancing game!
- Use the tutorial: https://makeymakey.com/pages/how-to#section1
- Various applications: https://labz.makeymakey.com/d/
Available for the Scratch project experience:
- Example 1: https://scratch.mit.edu/studios/223260/
- Example 2: https://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey-interactive-story-using-Scratch/
Introduction to Scratch hardware and programming content connection:
Change the input letters and buttons:
The letters can be modified, but only 6 letters and 6 buttons can be selected. The representation of this picture is wsadfg.
- 1x Makey Board
- 1x USB Cable
- 10x Alligator Clips
- 10x Dupont Lines
- 1x Red Retail Package Box
- 1x User Manual