Category: Tutorials

Downloads for September 2018

Downloads for our tutorials and workshops from 15 September 2018 are now available from: http://cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2018-09/ This includes • Light Sensor Nightlight • LED Mini Lightsaber • Minecraft Village

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Files for May 2018 Workshops now available

Files for our May 2018 tutorials are now available from: • cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2018-05 This includes: • Servos and Robots – how to use a servo as a highly controllable motor, by Andy Baker • Minecraft Skyscraper – build a tower block

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Workshop files for March 2018

Files for our Sunday 4 March 2018 Big Birthday Weekend event are now available: • cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2018-03/ These include: • LEGO® Burglar Alarm – a GPIOZero Python project using a reed switch, magnet and piezo buzzer • Web Server and HTML

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Jan 2018 & Nov 2017 workshop files

Workshop files for our November 2017 and January 2018 events are now available from: • cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2017-11 • cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2018-01 November includes: • LEGO® Christmas Tree with LEDs and Python • Scratch Simple Maze • Minecraft Christmas Tree January includes: • Updates

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September 2017 workshop files

Files from our September 2017 workshops are now available: • cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2017-09 These include: • LED Lightsaber • Minecraft Coding with TNT and Lava • Voice Control It also includes a torrent file for our custom Raspbian image which is ready-made

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June 2017 workshop files available – Minecraft – Motors

Files for our June 2017 workshops are now available: http://cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2017-06/ This includes: PiZ Moto motor code (Python) Introduction to Minecraft Programming (Python)

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Workshop files for March 2017 now available

Workshop files for our 25 March 2017 event are now available from: cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2017-03 These include: • GPIOZero Lego Traffic Lights – by Andrew Oakley • GUIZero Cat Name Generator – Pictures, Buttons and Colours in Python – by Laura Sach

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How to update Raspberry Pi Raspbian operating system software

You don’t need to bring your own Raspberry Pi to our tutorial workshops, but if you do, you’ll need to make sure your Raspberry Pi’s Raspbian software is up-to-date. Your Raspberry Pi will need to be connected to the internet

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Files for Jan 2017 tutorials now available

Downloads for the tutorials/workshops from our Saturday 28 January 2017 event are now available: • www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2017-01 These include: • Distance Sensor tutorial – how to wire up the super-cheap HC-SR04 distance sensor and take readings with Python using GPIOZero. Also

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Downloads for Workshops – Nov 2016

Downloads to support the tutorials for our Saturday 26 November event are now available: • http://www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2016-11/ This includes: • Scratch Balloon Drop Maths Quiz by Steve Martin • Buzz Wire electronics & Python tutorial by David Pride • Minecraft Dungeon

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