Arduino Playground (GR 5-6 & 7-8)

GR. 5 - 8
Once a week / 10 weeks
1hr per class

About this Course

Students will have the chance to learn about electronics and programming in a beginner-friendly environment, developing important fundamental knowledge and skills across both fields. Throughout the course, students will complete a series of maker projects designed around the Arduino microcontroller using components from our kit of parts. Projects include building and programming a sci-fi spaceship interface, digital thermometer, and DIY keyboard.

Course Fee

$375 plus tax (includes $50 material fee)

Course Outcomes

Arduino Playground teaches the fundamentals of electronics and programming, serving as an introduction to the two fields. Tools and skills that will be used include programming, circuits, electronics, and mathematics. Activities will be modified to student age and ability. Activities will be modified to student age and ability.

Dates Available

Oct 8 - Dec 10
1:00 - 2:00 pm (Contact Us)

Key Information

  • Session Length: 1 hr a week / 10 weeks
  • Technology Access: All software and tools needed will be provided to students.
  • Class Size: 10 students
  • Instructor to Student Ratio: 1:5

In-person Course Needs

  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Bring your creativity and curiosity!


In-person classes are located in our Makerspace in Richmond Hill at 561 Edward Avenue (Unit 1), Richmond Hill, ON


Still have questions? Contact us at (289) 819-0178 or for more assistance.

How It Works

Sample Projects