Maker Challenge: Design a Makey Makey Controller

Use your creativity to design a controller out of unusual items!

The Forge
8 and up
45 minutes
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Use your creativity and a MakeyMakey microcontroller to design your own controller to interact with a computer! Tools used in this Maker Workshop include Makey Makey, pencils, index cards, forks, cups and more.

This challenge will be held daily between 10 a.m.– noon everyday in February except for the following dates: February 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 25 and 26.

About Maker Challenges

Stop by The Forge anytime during Maker Challenge hours! No registration is required and you can stay for 15 minutes or the full 2 hours!

Maker Challenges are included with Science Museum admission and are designed for learners of all ages. Use your creativity and critical thinking skills to build solutions to fun challenges! New and different challenges happen each month.

Advance registration is not required, but space is limited to 25 participants at a time. All participants must be at least 8 years or older. Participants under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

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