Resources

On-line Resources

Scratch programming environment:

Use online in your browser:                 https://scratch.mit.edu/

Offline editor and starter projects:        https://scratch.mit.edu/scratch2download/

Google CS First course materials         http://www.cs-first.com/materials

 

Raspberry Pi

Official page:                   https://www.raspberrypi.org

Getting started:                https://www.raspberrypi.org/help/quick-start-guide

Education manual:          http://store.raspberrypi.com/projects/casmanual

Controlling Raspberry Pi GPIO pins with Scratch

Overview:                    http://simplesi.net/

Controlling Raspberry Pi using Scratch on your computer:                http://simplesi.net/sidrpi/

 

Online Retailers Specializing in DIY Electronic Project Supplies

Each site has step by step tutorials and instructions for building various contraptions using Raspberry Pi and other devices.

AdaFruit        http://www.adafruit.com

SparkFun       https://www.sparkfun.com

Seeed Studio  http://www.seeedstudio.com