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DT Challenge

Arduino Sound

Bands: Years 7-8

Duration: 4-5 weeks (8-15 hours)

Learn to write code to create your own musical instrument!

Let's make our own devices with the Arduino! We'll take a deep dive into building devices from the ground up, and you'll see how all pieces of technology are built! Learn how to create a temperature monitor, or a musical instrument, or make an automatic torch! Jump right in and let's make some noise!

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Curriculum Concepts

Key concept

F-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10
Data representation
(ACTDIK002) (ACTDIK008) (ACTDIK015) (ACTDIK024) (ACTDIK035)
Data interpretation
(ACTDIP003) (ACTDIP009) (ACTDIP016) (ACTDIP026) (ACTDIP037)
Implementation
(ACTDIP011) (ACTDIP020) (ACTDIP030) (ACTDIP041)