Kaleidoscope

Bored of gazing out the window? Try SAM Labs' DIY kaleidoscope!

You will need: Scissors, Kitchen Roll, Reflective material , Paper, Colour pens, Pencil or Stick, 1 DC Motor.

  1. Fold the reflective material into a triangle to make the inside border.
  2. Grab your paper towel roll and give it some color.
  3. On a fresh sheet of paper, cut a circle to spin around.
  4. Once cut, draw some pretty designs that'll look sound.
  5. To put it together, start by inserting the tinfoil triangle into the decorated paper towel roll. Make sure it fits correctly in the hole
  6. Glue the spindle to the circle as a holder.Take a wooden spindle and attach it to the SAM DC Motor.
  7. Place and glue the DC Motor to the paper towel tube like a boulder.
  8. Open up the lovely Sam Space App. Turn on your blocks, pair them, and drag them onto the interface.
    Connect the Button to the Toggle and to the DC Motor base.

  9. Now you've got endless hours of play!