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Raspberry Pi Primary

for our teacher's workshops
by

matthew venn

on 24 September 2015

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Transcript of Raspberry Pi Primary

There's a lot to master
Not as powerful as a modern PC
Cheap
Lots of support
GPIOs
Free/open software
Popular (5M sold 18/2/15)
Low power
SD Card
Linux - open source
Command Line Interface
Graphical User Interface
Programming
The GPIOs
Computer skills
are declining
Computers cost
too much to hack
Few students study
COMPUTING in schools
School budgets
are squeezed
What's Involved
What needs does a raspberry pi address?
what it is
cons
getting kids engaged
The pi is a £28 general purpose computer, like a PC on your desk.
pros and cons
embedded computing...
timelapse controller and dolly
what you need:
web camera
https://sites.google.com/site/raspilapse/home
example
what next today?
scratch
pibrella
sonic pi
python
timelapse camera
set a socially responsible challenge
https://twitter.com/guru
Apple gives you a sandy beach, a sunbed and a cocktail. @Raspberry_Pi gives you a desert, a knife and a water bottle.
energy usage
political engagement
resource scarcity
wealth redistribution
environmental
pros
standalone
networked
networking equipment
another computer
(headless) pi
software
vnc
putty
winscp
scratch
pros:
simple
easy to understand
cons:
expensive
pros:
multi user
mobile (with battery and wireless)
cons:
harder to setup
more challenging to use (graphical is slower, text is harder)
what you need:
led
resistor
wires
example
flash an led
our first project!
how to network?
wired/wireless
necessary?
school policy
fixed IP vs dhcp
finding them!
bird box
internet connection
sensor
not much documentation so far
http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/natureuk/posts/Raspberry-Pi-bird-box
what you need:
2 geared motors, wheels and platform,
driver chip,
battery pack
example kits
robots

http://4tronix.co.uk/store/index.php?rt=product/product&path=43&product_id=340
​https://store.ryanteck.uk/index.php?id_product=3&controller=product​
http://www.monkmakes.com/#!/~/product/category=9634050&id=37154139
simpler balloon project
what you need:
battery
camera
weather balloon
helium
http://www.paconsulting.com/events/pas-new-raspberry-pi-competition-for-2013-14/
pa consulting's competition
winners 2014
robot that scans items and tells you how to recycle them
web enabled plant care and monitoring system
forest fire prediction system
car park space detection system
Model A
Model B+
headphones
headphone splitters
http://sonic-pi.net
wired network
extra PC
Requirements
Benefits
quick to make SD cards
easy backup
easy package installation
http://www.stuffaboutcode.com/search/label/minecraft
minecraft
modelling a physical system
https://github.com/mattvenn/minecraft-pi
Raspberry Pi Primary
sd card
buy one already installed
make one by downloading NOOBS
or, a pibrella!
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