Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Month 2

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

    Arduino IDE

    • What is Arduino IDE?
    • Computer download version
    • Web app version
  • 3

    Create the program

    • What is a library?
    • Copy the code
  • 4

    Test, Test, Test

    • Test, test, test
  • 5

    Let's build the hardware

    • Step 1: Prepare the cloud
    • Step 2: Prepare the strip
    • Step 3: Place the parts and glue them
    • Step 4: Trace the connections
    • Step 5: Connect PCB to the battery, PCB's (-) pins to LED's (-) pins
    • Step 6: Connect PCB's (+) pin to LED's (+) pins, PCB's pin 11 to LED's DI/DO pins
    • Step 7: Insulate with glue
    • Step 8: Put the electronic parts and filler into the cloud
  • 6

    Let's understand the parts

    • LED Board
    • LilyPad USB
    • Micro B USB cable
  • 7

    Deciphering the code

    • Line by line
  • 8

    Let's understand the colors

    • Colors
  • 9

    Let's troubleshoot

    • Troubleshoot
  • 10

    What else you can do

    • Here are some ideas
    • Questions and answers