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glow bug

by juliemurray0620

Published on April 1, 2017

students created a bug that uses bioluminescence and littlebits

Duration: 90 minutes

How To Make It

STEP 1 : Glow bug

We talked about animalsthat use bioluminescence and where these animals are located. We looked at pictures of these animals for inspiration for our own design.

STEP 2 : Design animal

Draw animal and collect art materials

STEP 3 : Create animal

Use recycled materials and art supplies to create an animal replica hat uses bioluminescence.

STEP 4 : Add littlebits

Connect littlebits (see image) to make animal move and light up.

STEP 5 : Connect to bluetooth

Connect animal to Bluetooth device to move

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