Integrate learning and fun with Bee-Bot and Blue-Bots, these cool little floor robots give children an exciting introduction to directional language and programming and provide a strong scaffold on spatial awareness, including distance and patterns, this approach encourages shared learning and problem-solving for your kids or the whole classroom.
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Bee-Bot is an exciting new robot designed for use by young children. This colorful, easy-to-operate, and friendly little robot is a perfect tool for teaching sequencing, estimation, problem-solving, and just having fun!
Adafruit has developed their family of microcontroller boards, each of which utilizing different microchip combinations for specific tasks. Data logging, Wi-Fi, LoRa, and Bluetooth enabled boards are all among the collection of Feather Boards by Adafruit.
HiPi.io are all about allowing your imagination to flow into your Raspberry Pi projects.
They’ve designed a range of high-quality products including the HighPi cases – allowing Makers stack different HAT's on your Raspberry Pi all while keeping them enclosed!
The PiKVM v3, is an open-source remote access solution using hardware, featuring HDMI capture at 1080p-50Hz, Keyboard and mouse emulation through the USB C port, ATX switching to power cycle your computer remotely.
The options are limitless when using HiPi.io, from Maker applications all the way to Industry. Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions!
We have the entire range of LattePanda gear available right here in Australia. That's not to mention the numerous accessories available that will turbo-charge your LattePanda setup! And best of all, we've put together a range of tutorials to help you use LattePanda with your next project!
In additional to a full-blown Intel CPU, the LattePanda baords have an ATmega32u4 co-processor that you can program like any Arduino microcontroller! If you need any jumper cables, prototyping equipment or breakout boards for an Arduino project on your Lattepanda, take a look at our range.
This acrylic case is a nice and solid enclosure for LattePanda dev board. A case can protect the board while letting you see the status LEDs directly and providing accesss to things like USB, HDMI, SD card, GPIO cables. Assembling this case is quite simple and intuitive .We also provides a quick guide along with the product on how to assemble this nice case.
If you want to use your LattePanda for physical computing, this kit is the perfect choice to get started! You dont need a PhD degree in electronic engineering to use it - it is aimed at tinkerers who like to experiment and play. Every sensor comes with a LattePanda-compatible connector, so no need to worry about compatibility issues!
Add exciting new dimensions to your project with this large full-color display. All you need to do is power your LattePanda board and you have a visual user interface for your project - no extra power cables required! The border of the display is insulated with black tape so that even without and enclosure there is no possibility of a short-circuit. The picture below shows LattePanda directly powering the 7" display.
ESP32 is in the heart of the M5Stack ecosystem and provides a modular and versatile approach to WiFi-SoC. The M5Stack ecosystem is comprised of the main controllers called Cores, Grove-compatible sensors called Units, stackable Modules, and an array of Accessories.
M5Stack's IoT development platform is suitable for industrial automation, STEAM education, rapid prototyping, and much more with the robust, open-source platform which is completely customizable and fully-functional offering support for beginners or veterans.
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M5Stack BASIC Kit, like its namesake, is a starter kit among the M5Stack development kit series. It’s a modular, stackable, scalable, and portable device which is powered with an ESP-32 core, which makes it open source, low cost, full-function, and easy for developers to handle new product development on all stages including circuit design, PCB design, software, mold design and production
For creative cardboard construction, look no further than MakeDo. Their innovative approach to upcycling will leave your children exploring all manner of creations. Designed for everyone MakeDo lets you create anything your imagination can conjure.
MicroPython is a tiny open-source Python-based development board platform that will help you run your microcontrollers in constrained environments. MicroPython's aim is to be as compatible with normal Python as possible to allow you to transfer code with ease from the desktop to a microcontroller or embedded system.
The colour LCD skin is a module that fits right onto the pyboard. It provides a 160x128 pixel, 16-bit graphical LCD display with backlight, as well as a resistive touch sensor covering the entire screen.
All about small things that get the big jobs done, Miniware are an excellent caterer of hobbyist electronics. Their unique range of products allow Makers, such as yourself, to explore the hobby of making without the hassle of desk clutter, expensive desk instruments or the worry of storage space. Miniware provide intelligent and sleek tools which will make your life easier, check out their range!
Not only is their Soldering Iron smart but so is the rest of their gear, from Hot Plates, Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies and even Tweezers, Morning Tools covers a lot of ground and we hope to see some of their stuff in your toolbox.
NVIDIA are leaders in computing technology and the Jetson ecosystem is no exception. The jetson system is a platform for AI technologies promoting low-power computing for deep learning and computer vision. NVIDIA Jetson is ideal for computational-intensive projects. Used by professional developers to create leading-edge AI products or students and enthusiasts for hands-on AI learning.
Osmo blends the worlds of games and education with their inventive approach to iPad learning. Osmo's kits have various lessons jam-packed into them that teach coding, problem-solving, maths, and creativity. Unfortunately, the iPad is not included but once setup kids and classrooms will spend hours solving puzzles and exploring the unique worlds that Osmo has provided.
Osmo works with your iPad's camera and the provided physical game pieces or whiteboard, scans it, and lets your child's creations come to life on the screen!
What if you could become masters of innovation and technology? With Osmo Coding Starter Kit, it is possible! Beyond helping your little one understand the fundamentals of coding, this kit will enable your child to succeed in an increasingly digital world.
Ozobots merges robots, programming, and learning. The perfect storm for STEAM and home education, these little robots will keep you or your classroom engaged for hours. With just one Ozobot and a few kids, you can have a problem-solving, creative and educational experience, sprinkled with coding, and most importantly hands-on interaction.
The PICAXE ecosystem is designed to be the brain of your electronic projects, which is great for hobbyists and educators alike. The PICAXE system is popular for its affordability, versatility, and intuitive software.
Made to be programmed in a very simple to learn basic language or via graphical blocks or flowcharts. med in a very simple to learn BASIC language or via graphical blocks or flowcharts. The programming language is designed to give you all the powerful features of the microcontroller without any complicated programming language to learn.
These headers are made to work with the Teensy 3.2 and Teensy LC development boards. Each kit of headers makes your Teensy breadboard compatible and will allow for stacking a Teensy and Teensy-compatible shield board. This kit includes five headers (two 14-pin, one 5-pin, one 3-pin, and one 2x7 right-angle SMT), enough to connect your chosen Teensy in any configuration you need!
Solarbotics offer ingenious kits which keep even the most seasoned Makers busy. These kits are great for all ages, with simple DIY instructions you will never be left stumbling over spare parts. Check out the all-time favourite marble machine or popular useless box for some cool projects.
The Paris Flyer CarouSol Kit is the latest product in our line of solar-powered kinetic desk toys. Borrowing design elements from the golden age of air travel, we've added our unique solar-electronics flair to create self-powered dynamic mobiles.
Sphero are small programmable robots, designed to spark curiosity and creativity through the world of coding. Complete with STEAM kits for educators and solo robots for home education. Check out our range of Sphero products and get in touch if you have any questions!
Speed into STEAM with indi—the most approachable, entry-level, learning robot for kids. indi inspires imaginative play-based learning by empowering kids to design and build their own mazes while teaching critical problem-solving and computational thinking skills. With its on-board color sensor and color cards, indi provides endless opportunities to rev kids’ creativity with or without the need of an app. Build custom mazes, solve puzzles, and take control of the wheel to drive. Teach coding concepts to beginners and kick programming into high gear with even more options to spark interest in computer science in the free Sphero Edu Jr app. Buckle up and watch indi go!
Perfect for simple home-automation projects, this module allows your Raspberry Pi to control three independent relays, allowing you to easily control high-current loads while keeping your Pi safely isolated. All the necessary driver circuitry is on-board, and control is as simple as driving a GPIO pin high or low
This is an industrial USB to RS485 converter with original FT232RL and SP485EEN inside. It features embedded protection circuits such as lightning-proof, resettable fuse, ESD protection, and TVS diode, etc. It's pretty small in size.