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How can I set up a Makey Makey to create an instrument? 

This is an opportunity to try some more advanced set ups of your Makey Makey and experiment to see what it can do.

Think About

  • How do I want to control my Makey Makey instrument?
  • What type of music would I like to create with my Makey Makey instrument?
  • What do I need to do for my Makey Makey to make sound?

Get Started

Try some more advanced set ups with the Makey Makey

  1. Take a look at this more  in-depth setup guide with explanations  and additional information (from SparkFun)
  2. Follow the directions in the guide and see what you can do with your Makey Makey

Share What you Learned

If you are using the LRNG platform:

  • You do not need to submit anything for this XP
  • You should be able to show someone how you can make sound with the Makey Makey

If you are not using the LRNG platform:

  • Continue below and share with your teacher or organization:

Sharing What You Learned

  • Show someone how you set up the Makey Makey and made some sound

Next Steps

Return to the XP How can I create instruments and interfaces with Makey Makey(s) (continue to the next XP in the mini-playlist)