ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming – 2 Dec 2017

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Hello hello!

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Today we had three kids working on Arduino/ESPectro 🙂

Yes, Capt. Awa and his toolbox is back 😀

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Awa was planning to work on his radar project 🙂

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While Ozan needed to install libraries and drivers for ESPectro because he was using different laptop 🙂 But he was working on ultrasonic with buzzer and light before attaching it to LCD

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The code

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Nafis was doing the same thing like Ozan was doing: making ultrasonic works with LED and buzzer and then attach the LCD

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Nafis had some problem: his computer wouldn’t detect the port and we still hadn’t figured it out until the end of the class and we had to work on it next week 🙂

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Awa got help from his mom and dad 🙂 A very nice family teamwork 🙂

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And finally the servo worked 😀

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As a dedicated captain, Awa spared sometime to fix broken cables 🙂

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So proud and happy to have a Captain like this, thanks Capt. Awa 🙂 ❤

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ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming – 18 Nov 2017

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Hello! Today we only have Koosha working on Arduino/ESPectro Programming but with lots of progress 🙂

Koosha came with a new project in mind 😀

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He was working on an elevator project but today, apparently Koosha had something else in mind 😉

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He’s going to assembly this RFID stuff

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The code

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The reading works

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Successfully read from rfid card and rfid tag

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And then successfully write to the card and tag too 😉

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The code

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Then adding an LCD 🙂 Still not working properly but we’re working on it 🙂

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We’ll be reporting more progress next week 😉

ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming

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Our Arduino/ESPectro Programming class today 🙂

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One of our extension cable didn’t work so Capt. Awa opened and checked it with voltmeter 🙂

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He found the source of problem and fixed it 🙂

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Took extra patience and some amount of perseverance to do this kind of job 😀

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It took lots of positions too 😀

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And finally after several testing, Capt. Awa officially announced that the extension cable was working properly and ready to be used. Thanks so much Capt.!

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After got his technical support job done, Capt. Awa got back to his sonar project 🙂 He was experimenting with Parallax
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and its standard servo 🙂

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the ultrasonic was mounted on top of the servo

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Capt. Awa teamed up with Clarence because Clarence will develop the code to display the reading from Awa’s sonar system to a TFT display

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A really great teamwork 🙂

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Clarence also has his own project, sorting algorithm visualization

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He added more features including serial monitor commands to run the sorting using any chosen algorithm

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Then he started working on ultrasonic

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and the reading worked just fine

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Next is to add micro servo  🙂

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Ozan was still struggling with adding buzzer to ultrasonic counter

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The ultrasonic counter worked fine until he added a buzzer 😀

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We’ve done lots of debugging and try-and-retry attempts but it still didnt’ work 🙂 Have to try again next week 🙂
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After the class: kids just wouldn’t stop 😀

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Friendship scenes after the class 🙂

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Capt. Fizhan (corner) was given a project to design a logo for Bu Rieny (Coding Mom Batch-3) with Wibi (middle) and Ozan (right) accompanying 🙂

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Will be reporting more excitement next week 😉

ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro – 21 Oct 2017

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Our dose of coding every Saturday 🙂

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Cinta spent 2 sessions continuing her Arduino schematic design and simulation using Proteus 🙂

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She tried several designs and with different components

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Proteus provides library of components so it is very helpful 😉

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Nafis was back after a while, and he was working on adding buzzer and LED to ultrasonic counter

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Nafis refused to connect and test the components one by one; instead he put all components and compile to see what happened 😀 Still not working and he has to debug it on the next class 😀

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Nafis little sister, Nayla liked to play with the components (she refuse to be photographed :D)

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Awa came with a new toys: Arduino Parallax 😀

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Awa was given a task to create a radar with ultrasonic and microservo and he started with this one 🙂

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Awa is fully supported by mom and sister 🙂

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And Clarence joined in 😀

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These two have their own connections

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making a great team 😀

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Clarence started to tinker with Parallax code 🙂 He was previously given a task to process data from sonar reading and display it to a TFT screen

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Reza was doing the same thing as Nafis but he did it differently: he puts one component at a time and tests it one by one

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Reza is one very focus and determined kid 🙂

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He kept trying

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And the time’s up when he was almost finished. The buzzer won’t stop beeping 😀 Next time he has to modify the code so the buzzer will only beep when the counter reaches some certain number 🙂

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Capt. Awa on duty 😀 Blurred pics because he moved so fast! 😀

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Thanks so much Capt. Awa :* ❤

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See you next week 🙂

 

 

ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming – 30 Sep 2017

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Our Arduino/ESPectro Programming Class today 🙂

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Reza was getting ready to unbox his motor servo and try it for the first time

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The first task is to make it work

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the next is to activate the motor with ultrasonic

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And after lots of effort and debugging, it worked 😉 Nice work Reza 🙂

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Hyeaaay, Capt. Awa is baaack 🙂

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He brought new stuff: a fancy Arduino 101

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and a stepper 🙂

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Awa had lots of things in mind for the next project 🙂

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Awa is going to add timer to his micro servo

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and then create a radar with ultrasonic sensor 🙂

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Awa asked to be taught how to use dan read an avometer 🙂

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While Koosha looking around the big toolbox, Awa measure everything with the avometer 😀 Electronics and components is more interesting to this kids more than candies 😀

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Ozan was testing his ultrasonic motor servo

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Didn’t work

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so we asked Awa for help

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The ultrasonic alone was working

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The motor servo alone was working. But combined, it didn’t work

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Took some time to figure it out and we decided to change ultrasonic with button. Still didn’t work and Ozan will try again next week

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Vian started to work with motor servo too 🙂

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He was intended to create some robot crawler or something 😀

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While Koosha got back to his project: creating an elevator

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Koosha’s project drew Awa and Vian’s attention 🙂

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Koosha even created an animation to show how the elevator should work

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Pretty awesome 🙂

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Koosha wants the elevator to play some music

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So we were working on making a memory board with some sounds in it to connect to Arduino and make sure the file has been read and then connect it to the speakers

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While Cinta was still so into her project

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the cryptic and complicated one, which will play different song when different button is pressed 🙂

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And here’s some interesting scenes about friendship and joy after the class 😉

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See you next week 😉

ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming – 23 Sep 2017

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Today we picked up where we left last week: making a micro servo works 🙂

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There were on only two kids working on Arduino/ESPectro Programming 🙂 This is Ozan

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He had successfully made micro servo works, and ready to add an ultrasonic sensor to activate the micro servo 🙂

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Nafis was working on the same thing

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He added an ultrasonic to activate the micro servo and worked 😉

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Next week we will explore more things, and help the other kids to catch up 🙂

 

ProCodeCG Kids Regular Coding Class – Arduino/ESPectro Programming – 9 Sept 2017

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Our Arduino/ESPectro Programming Class this morning 🙂

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Ozan was ready to modify automatic pedestrian traffic light with ultrasonic 🙂 We were going to add LCD to display information to pedestrian 🙂

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It worked 🙂

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The display will show the color of the traffic light:

red

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yellow

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green. Ozan had to change all the text into some info for pedestrian so they will know when to cross and how many times left 🙂

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Nafis

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and Rezky were working on the same project as Ozan

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These two like to work together

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helping each other finding bugs and make the schematics 🙂

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and worked 🙂

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We just had Uben back! His usual laptop was in repair so he brought another one. We spent some time to install and setup everything 🙂

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Uben was told to create ultrasonic counter

 

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Uben likes to assemble things like this 🙂

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Too bad we didn’t had time to type in the code and compile it. Going to do it next week! 🙂

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Next week we will explore projects with micro servo! 😉