Have you bought a Raspberry Pi and don’t know what to do with it? This simple book of 10 engaging projects aimed at Key Stage 2 and 3 pupils will get you connecting components to your Pi in minutes. The projects start with a simple flashing LED and end with a simple reaction time game which keeps your score.
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Download link doesn’t work.
It looks like we can only read it if we have a mac or iPAD and iBooks…unfortunate it seemed like a interesting way to take the kids beyond Scratch into Python with physical interfaces.
Yup. Gotta use iTunes. Why do they do this to us?
Sad. I am running Lubuntu and have no access to downloadable book.