Brown Dog Gadgets

Brown Dog Gadgets

Brown Dog Gadgets are the creators of Bristlebots, Paper Circuits, Solar Bugs and Crazy Circuits. No matter how or what you create, Brown Dog Gadgets products can help you learn the basics of electronics, circuitry, and solar energy.

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After making a Brown Dog Gadgets Bristlebot, create a home for it.

  • Subject : Design Thinking, Engineering, Math
  • Grade : 2 - 6
  • Duration: 60 mins

Support STEM learning by teaching students how to create their own vibrating Bristlebots in minutes. Simple to create and fun to play with, Bristlebots make a great project for students of all ages.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create a solar bug. Students will love this simple fun-filled craft project that uses the power of the sun to move a vibrating motor.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 2 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create a solar roach. Students will love this simple soldering project that uses the sun to power a vibrating motor.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 5 - 8
  • Duration: 30 mins

With this guide, you can teach students how to create a fidget spinner using a 3D printer. The spinner is designed with standard LEGO-size studs, making it compatible with Crazy Circuits parts. Add a battery holder and LEDs, and you'll have a fidget spinner students will love!

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 12
  • Duration: 30 mins

Build a capacitive touch-based piano or synthesizer using Crazy Circuits. This is a great example of how to create a large-scale or wall piano for a library or classroom. The piano works great with conductive paint or Squishy Circuits dough and uses Bare Conductive Paint as interactive touch points.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 12
  • Duration: 30 mins

This guide teaches you how to use Bare Conductive Paint to create fun sound effects. Students will have a blast controlling the sound being produced by a Piezo speaker hooked up to a touch board.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 12
  • Duration: 30 mins

Teach students how to make adorable black cats with glowing LED eyes using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 - 45 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create a fun light-up cephalopod using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create a light-up Christmas tree using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create pretty light-up flowers using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make an adorable "Franken" terrier with glowing bolts using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make an adorably grumpy Halloween friend with glowing LED eyes using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a holiday candle with glowing LED flame using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make an adorable Halloween friend with glowing LED eyes using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a cute penguin with a glowing LED star using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a dinosaur friend with a glowing LED eye using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a reindeer with a light-up red nose using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make an adorable spider with glowing LED eyes using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a sugar skull with glowing LED eyes using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make an adorable T-Rex with a glowing LED eye using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a triceratops friend with a glowing LED eye using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to make a "turkminator" with a glowing LED eye using Paper Circuits and conductive tape.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 3 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Use this guide to teach students how to create a simple Larson Scanner out of four LEDs and use it to bring a LEGO pumpkin to life.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 8
  • Duration: 30 - 45 mins

With this guide, you can teach students how to create a giant NES game controller out of LEGOs and use it to play silly games on the computer.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 12
  • Duration: 120 - 240 mins

Create alternating lights for the LEGO Ambulance using a Crazy Circuits touch board. This guide can also be applied to similar LEGO sets and projects.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 7
  • Duration: 30 mins

Teach students how to use Squishy Circuits conductive dough to create fun sound effects. In this activity, students will use the dough to control the sound being produced by a Piezo speaker hooked up to a Crazy Circuits touch board.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

Students will love turning on LEDs using Squishy Circuits conductive dough and the Crazy Circuits touch board. This guide demonstrates how to use the dough as touch points to activate up to four LEDs.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 6
  • Duration: 30 mins

With this guide, you can teach students how to create a simple digital temperature station with a humidity sensor.

  • Subject : Science, Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 8
  • Duration: 30 mins

Students will love creating a silly flying monster that they can wear! Use this guide to learn how to make this fun project.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 7
  • Duration: 45 - 90 mins

Students can show off their heartbeats with this fun wearable project. All you need is a Crazy Circuits board and a simple Pulse Sensor to create a heart monitor. Sew it on a shirt, and you can literally wear your heart on your sleeve!

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 6
  • Duration: 30 - 60 mins

Teach students to create interactive, light-up NASA shirts. This project uses a Crazy Circuits touch board to change the pattern of five LEDs on the shirt.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 5 - 8
  • Duration: 120 - 180 mins

Teach students how to build their own capacitive touch-based piano or synthesizer using Crazy Circuits. The piano works great with conductive paint or Squishy Circuits dough and uses Bare Conductive Paint as interactive touch points.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 8
  • Duration: 30 mins

Teach students how to create their own light-up ugly sweaters with a few LEDs, some conductive thread, and the Crazy Circuits Blink/Fade Board.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 8
  • Duration: 60 - 120 mins

With this guide, you can teach students how to make their very own red-nosed reindeer sock puppet. This simple project just requires students to sew on two components and glue on ears and antlers.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 6
  • Duration: 30 - 60 mins

With this guide, you can teach students how to create a conductive sewing bracelet that uses button snaps and Crazy Circuits. This simple project can be made with a variety of themes. The circuit is "turned on" when the two button snaps are connected, making for a fun and interactive end project.

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 8
  • Duration: 30 - 60 mins

Use this guide to teach students a simple Rudolph-themed sewing project using Crazy Circuits. Students will love making Rudolph's nose light up on this fun ornament!

  • Subject : Technology
  • Grade : 4 - 6
  • Duration: 30 - 45 mins

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