Short Circuits offers students opportunities to undertake physical computing projects, providing tools and methods for creating electronic puppets. Students learn how to incorporate microprocessors into everyday materials and use them to enhance their language and writing skills with shadow puppet shows featuring their own DIY flashlights.Crafting E-Puppets with DIY Electronics Kylie Peppler, Katie Salen Tekinbas, Melissa Gresalfi, Rafi Santo, Christina Cantrill ... When the circuit is interrupted by the switch, the current flow is stopped and the batterya#39;s energy is conserved. ... The second goal of the system, however, is to preserve the batterya#39;s limited energy. ... For example, in the diagram, youths will see a gatelike drawing as a switch, although they may have chosen to draw a simple oval to represent the LilyPad Buttonanbsp;...
|Author||:||Kylie Peppler, Katie Salen Tekinbas, Melissa Gresalfi, Rafi Santo, Christina Cantrill|
|Publisher||:||MIT Press - 2014-10-17|