Mary Had a Makey Makey

The Challenge

Students are introduced to how to turn their keyboard into a piano using a Makey Makey, Scratch programming, and some conductive material.

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The Results

Students play, “Mary Had a Little Lamb” with creative, conductive material.  This is just the beginning for students to explore and develop their own ways of taking a Makey Makey and Scratch to transform the keyboard into an innovative and creative project. What a fun way to communicate your understanding of any subject!


3-5, 6-8, 9-12, ARTS, CTE, Makey Makey, creative communicator, music, coding, scratch

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