The ThinkerShield for Arduino is the learn-by-making product by Thinkspace at the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences in Sydney, Australia.
At Thinkspace we love learning-by-making. We think everybody should just be able to dive in and start playing and learning right away.
The Arduino board and programming language is a worldwide phenomenon bringing the exciting world of electronics and computer control to anyone with a computer and USB cable.
So, we made the ThinkerShield to make it easy for you, your family, your schoolmates and friends to start programming and controlling things with your computer in minutes! No need for any wiring or soldering or programming knowledge. Even if you have never seen a computer program before we guarantee you will be making things flash, buzz, beep and respond in no time. And when you are ready to move onto bigger things, the ThinkerShield had 8 built-in external connectors that make it easy to connect all manner of switches, lights and sensors.
So don’t just watch what’s going on in the world of electronics and computing. Take a step to start understanding it. Grab your ThinkerShield and get.on.with.it!
Note: An Arduino board is required to use this product such as a Arduino Uno or any Arduino compatible board that has a standard Arduino UNO header layout.
If you are looking to order a bulk purchase please mail to ThinkerShield@maas.museum