The ThinkerShield All-in-one Coding Kit is a learn-by-making product from MAAS. Based on the massively popular Arduino board and programming language, the kit brings the exciting world of electronics and computer control to anyone with a computer and a USB cable.
Even if you have never seen a computer program before, we guarantee the Coding Kit will have you making things flash, buzz, beep and respond in no time.
The kit includes everything you need to complete 18 physical computing projects, including: a night light and dimmer, electronic dice, LED magic sign, buzzing light meter and a digital spoon piano.
When you are ready to move on to bigger things, the ThinkerShield has 8 built‑in external connectors. These make it easy for you to connect all manner of devices such as switches, lights, motors and sensors. Get on with it!
- ThinkerShield board
- Arduino compatible microcontroller board
- USB cable
- 3 x 220Ω resistors
- 10 x alligator clip cables
- 3 x LEDs (red, green, yellow)
- 60 page (On).With.It quick‑start guide book.
Note: Requires a computer with USB port and web access for software setup and to download program code files for the activities.
For more information visit the ThinkerShield info and resource page
If you are looking to order a bulk purchase please mail to ThinkerShield@maas.museum