Powered by Crumble, Control freak resources are all about engagement, enjoyment and learning at the same time. Students use control software, writing their own code, and follow their own creative imagination to see where using the software and their skills will take them.
Using sparkles to code flashing sequences. There are variations on difficulty including the introduction of switches.
Ideal for a Halloween-themed coding lesson! Using sparkles to imitate eyes in a portrait – but can be made harder using LDRs or making the lights fade in and out.
Ideal for a Halloween-themed coding lesson! Using sparkles to mirror a candle in a pumpkin – can you make it flicker or only come on once it’s dark?
Using LDRs and sparkles, the student learns how to code a nightlight coming on only once it gets dark. Digital switches can also be incorporated into this.