Metal Detector Hunt

Playing

Play our Metal Detector Hunt game.

How many treasures can you find?

Use your mouse to search for the treasure and press the space bar to pick it up.

Building

A fun way to learn and explore multi-step arithmetic to change the pitch of the metal detector sound. The closer the metal detector is to the hidden object, the lower pitch of the metal detector sound.

The maths behind the metal detector.

The maths behind the metal detector.

 

 

Dance Dance Revolution using MaKey MaKey

Make your own Dance Dance Revolution game.

Learn about circuitry, hardware and software by building your own home made Dance Dance Revolution game

Learn about circuitry, hardware and software by building your own home made Dance Dance Revolution game

Software

Use Scratch to build the computer game.

Hardware

Use a Makey Makey and household materials to make the dance mat. Here is what you need:

  1. Makey Makey
  2. a 1m x 1m piece of cardboard or plastic matting (e.g. from Bunnings)
  3. aluminium foil
  4. sticky tape
  5. book cover adhesive (contact)
  6. coloured paper & coloured markers for aesthetics
Dance mat made from household materials

Dance mat made from household materials

Snakey Snake

This game is dedicated to those who once owned a Nokia phone.

Instructions: Use computer arrow keys to control Snakey Snake and make it eat the cherry. Avoid hitting the walls and the body of the snake.

Let us know if you beat the current high score (29) by posting a screenshot of the game on our Facebook Page or mentioning us on Twitter.