Scroll Bot - Primoroni
A Raspberry Pi Zero W Kit
The Scroll Bot from Primoroni, utilising the Raspberry Pi Zero W, is a great kit for learning about coding the Raspberry Pi and how to leverage creativity and imagination to build IoT devices and solutions utilising single board computers.
The Scroll bot kit engages learning in building a robot friend that can sit on their desks and scroll news headlines, weather reports or twitter feeds. It can be a great message board that is updated via the Pi Zero W build in WiFi.
The kit contains a Pi Zero W with a swish scroll phat HD board which has a dense matrix of 17x7 bright white LEDs. Each pixels brightness can be indivudally controlled and its possiblke to create stunning animations or even text.