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Circuit Building Kit for Raspberry Pi

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Already have a Raspberry Pi? If so, use this Circuit Building Kit for your Raspberry Pi to build a mini computer and program it to make your own interactive, electronic gadgets & games. Let the programming fun begin! Read More

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DESCRIPTION

If you already have a Rapsberry Pi, you now need the 'building blocks' and projects to help you dive into all of the programming and electronic circuits fun! The Science Buddies: Circuit Building Kit for Raspberry Pi has all the electronics components you need to discover 8 fun projects using the Raspberry Pi. Explore, build, and personalize gadgets and toys with the all-in-one, reusable, electronic components. 

Raspberry Pi Projects include:

  • an electronic drum set,
  • an interactive toy,
  • smart art,
  • an interactive carnival game,
  • an invader alert,
  • a musical light show,
  • a video game,
  • and computer-generated art.

The Science Buddies: Circuit Building Kit for Raspberry Pi provides a hands-on look at the inner workings of a computer by letting you build and program one yourself! Powered by your Raspberry Pi 3B+, a credit card-sized computer that will serve as the “brain” for all of your electronic gadgets, this simple circuit kit is ideally suited for a novice, but powerful enough to grow with your ideas!

It’s easy to get started with this engaging and education STEM toy! Step-by-step illustrated project instructions, including video tutorials, provide on-screen guidance as you work on DIY projects.

Circuit-building skills and programming with Scratch are taught as you go—no previous experience needed. Complete 8 different projects, each designed to teach a specific skill, so your knowledge grows with each new gadget and game that you build.

**Raspberry Pi is a trademark of the Raspberry Pi Foundation.

Instructions for this electronics kit are available online. See below for links to the instructions and more.

You will also need from home:  A television or computer monitor with an HDMI connection and a USB keyboard & mouse. If you have a TV or monitor with a DVI or VGA input, you will need an adapter. If your monitor does not have built-in speakers, you will need external speakers or headphones. In addition, several of the projects require craft materials of your choice including, cardboard, paper, tape, scissors, crayons, or markers. 

Note: A laptop computer will not work with the Raspberry Pi. You need either a television with HDMI support or a standalone monitor with HDMI support.

NOTE: This electronic kit may be ineligible for some promotions.

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MORE INFORMATION

For instructions for all 8 projects, as well as initial setup and FAQ information, please see Getting Started with your Raspberry Pi Projects Kit!

CONTENTS

Science Buddies: Circuit Building Kit for Raspberry Pi Includes:

  • 1 Female GPIO Ribbon Cable
  • 2 Magnet Disks, 0.709 in
  • 2 Miniature Photocells
  • 1 Breadboard, white, self-adhesive
  • 10 Alligator Test Leads, assorted colors
  • 1 PIR Motion Sensor
  • 20 LEDs, 5 mm, simon colors
  • 20 330 Ohm Resistors, 1/4 Watt
  • 2 Music Wires, 6 in, cut to length
  • 1 Pi Wedge B+ Preassembled Subassembly
  • 2 Reed Switches, insulated
  • 2 Push-Button Reset Switches
  • 10 Male-Male Jumper Wires, Premium, 6 in, assorted colors
  • 10 Male-Female Jumper Wires, Premium, 12 in, assorted colors
  • 1 Science Buddies SD card preloaded with Raspbian and quick link to Science Buddies instructions, 16GB

You will also need from home: 
A television or computer monitor with an HDMI connection and a USB keyboard and mouse. If you have a TV or monitor with a DVI or VGA input, you will need an adapter. If your monitor does not have built-in speakers, you will need external speakers or headphones. In addition, several of the projects require craft materials of your choice including, cardboard, paper, tape, scissors, crayons, or markers.

SPECIFICATIONS

 
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
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