Category: Tutorials

September 2016 tutorial downloads

Code samples and PDFs for our Sat 24 Sept 2016 tutorial sessions are now available: http://www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2016-09 All our code & documents are public domain and you are encouraged to copy, re-use and edit them in any way you like, without

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July 2016 tutorial downloads

Code samples and PDFs for our Sat 2 July 2016 tutorial sessions are now available: http://www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2016-07 All our code & documents are public domain and you are encouraged to copy, re-use and edit them in any way you like, without

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LEGO® Burglar Alarm and Scratch Maze Game tutorial files

Code samples and tutorial PDFs (and MS-Word source) for our Saturday 30 April 2016 event are now available: http://www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2016-04 All our code & documents are public domain and you are encouraged to copy, re-use and edit them in any way

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Our custom Raspbian image for tutorials

For each Cotswold Raspberry Jam, I produce a custom version of the Raspberry Pi’s Raspbian operating system, all set up ready for tutorials and other projects at the event. You can download the one for our Sat 2 July 2016

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GPIO Zero Reaction Timer Tutorial

Files for our Reaction Timer Tutorial – GPIO Zero – are now available: • www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2016-01 This includes a .PDF file, a .DOCX wordprocessor file (public domain, feel free to reuse/adapt) and a .ZIP file with the code samples. The .PDF

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Building Block Traffic Lights tutorial

The worksheet and sample code for our LEGO® Traffic Lights tutorial from September 2015 is now available: www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2015-09/ This tutorial requires: 1 red LED, 5mm 1 yellow LED, 5mm 1 green LED, 5mm LEGO® Technic brick 4×1 studs (3 Technic

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LED birthday candle tutorial

The worksheet, sample code and the public domain “Good Morning To All” music file are now available for our LED Birthday Candle Tutorial from April 2015. www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2015-04 This tutorial was remarkably successful given that it was fairly ambitious. We were

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Minecraft coding tutorials

Worksheets for our January 2015 Raspberry Pi Minecraft coding tutorials are now available from: www.cotswoldjam.org/downloads/2015-01/ These include original tutorials from Cotswold Jam STEM ambassador Steve Martin, plus a revised version of Martin O’Hanlon’s popular beginner’s tutorial.

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Screaming Jelly Baby tutorial

Files to support our Screaming Jelly Baby tutorial from our November 2014 Jam are now available to download: jellybaby-tutorial.pdf – Tutorial document jellybaby.zip – Sound samples and example program We hope to build up an archive of tutorials over time,

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