At the Saturday Pi club, James and I often sit down with the kids and ask them what they are interested in, and try to steer them to explore things that match their interests. The theory is, they will enjoy … Continue reading
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One of the predicaments at the Saturday Pi Club, to coin a phrase from the theatre industry, is the “Get-Ins” and “Get-Outs” are vital. If you only have an hour or two, any set-up and tear-down time burns into learning … Continue reading
A trip to see synthesizer Dave today, and I ended up repairing his Casio RZ1 drum synth.
13 year old Amy Mather at the CPC Raspberry Jamboree 9th March talking about her game of life simulation for the Raspberry Pi. In it, there is one particular phrase she used that cleverly summed up my 35 years as … Continue reading
One of the kids at the saturday pi club had this fantastic idea, which was to build a small computer inside an airfix model they are building. The purpose of the computer would be to control various lights on the … Continue reading
I’ve only recently come to join the Raspberry Pi party, a little bit of a late arriver, but what I have discovered is that there is a huge, enthusiastic and very talented movement behind the whole thing. After a great … Continue reading