Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • What Are We Creating?

    • Parts List

    • Downloadable PDF Instructions

  2. 2
    • Getting Started with...

    • Getting Started with... Electronics

    • Getting Started with... Arduino

    • What is a... Breadboard?

    • What is a... Jumper Wire?

    • What is a... Light Emitting Diode (LED)?

    • What is a... Resistor?

    • What is a... Light Dependent Resistor (LDR)?

  3. 3
    • Mood Lamp Circuit - Step-by-step Video

    • Step 1 - Place the LEDs and LDR

    • Step 2 - Place the Flat Jumper Wires

    • Step 3 - Connect the UNO Microcontroller

    • Step 4 - Place the Paper Lantern

  4. 4
    • Now what? - Writing Your Program

    • Getting Started with... Coding

    • Part 1 - Initial Notes and Assigning Variables

    • Part 2 - The Setup() and Loop()

    • Part 3 - Telling it to do Stuff

    • Part 4 - Finishing Up

    • Completed Code

    • Testing - Does it Work?

  5. 5
    • Programming Errors

    • Hardware Errors

  6. 6
    • Exercises

  7. 7
    • NEED HELP? Questions, answers, comments

    • Show Us Your Work and Get Free Stuff!