Rainy Day Projects: Ladyada’s “E is for Electronics” Coloring Book — Free Download
Most of us on the East Coast are hunkering down for the next few days as Hurricane Sandy runs it’s course. If you have little kids, it can be tough to keep them occupied with rainy day activities. If you’re looking for something to add to your rainy day list, be sure to check out our “E is for Electronics” coloring book.
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.