Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Month 1

    • What you will learn today
    • Do you have all the parts?
  • 2

    Test test test.

    • Test your connections
  • 3

    Let’s build the hardware.

    • Step 1: Cut the felt in a 1.25 in x 6 in a rectangular shape.
    • Step 2: Place all the parts
    • Step 3: Trace the lines and glue the parts
    • Step 4: Thread the needle and create a knot
    • Step 5: Sew the battery to the PCB
    • Step 6: Sew the LEDs to the PCB
    • Step 7: Insulate the thread and insert the battery
    • Step 8: Put the strip into the 3D printed bracelet
  • 4

    Let’s understand the parts.

    • Alligator (crocodile) clips and conductive thread
    • Coin cell battery, holder and Printed circuit board (PCB)
    • Integrated circuit (IC) and Microcontroller
    • LED and 3D Printing
  • 5

    Let’s start with electricity.

    • Electricity, battery, conductor and circuit
  • 6

    Let’s decipher the code.

    • Cooking analogy
    • Introduction to coding, part 1
    • Blink code and punctuation rules
    • Introduction to coding, part 2
    • Line by line
  • 7

    Quizzes and challenges

    • Final quiz
  • 8

    Troubleshoot

    • Let's troubleshoot
  • 9

    What else can you do?

    • Here are some ideas
    • Questions and answers