Today’s kids grow up with “black box” phones, computers and gadgets that come in beautiful packages, but leave no room for tinkering or understanding how they work. At Piper, we believe it is critical to understand how technology works in order to make sense of our environment and invent the future. The Piper Computer Kit comes with everything you need to assemble your own computer.
Inside, you will also find our revolutionary learning system that teaches kids engineering and programming through a combination of engaging storyline, physical building, and Raspberry Pi Edition of Minecraft. The kit contains:
● Beautiful, handcrafted wooden computer case with HD LCD display
● Fully functioning computer running on a Raspberry Pi 3 Project Board. 1GB RAM. 1200 MHzQuadCore CPU
● Electronic gadgets including LED lights, buzzers, buttons, switches, sensors and more
● Cables to connect the screen, Pi and 6600 mAh powerbank together
● 8 square foot laminated blueprint explaining how to assemble your Piper Computer
● USB mouse with a retractable cable
● An 8GB SD card that holds your game progress and keeps your creations safe
● Custom Raspberry Pi Edition of Minecraft adventure that you experience by building and programming electronic modules
● Wifi enabled, new downloadable levels, and sharing capabilities
● Free automatic level updates
● It even comes with a Piper Screwdriver!
BUILD YOUR OWN COMPUTER: Solve puzzles in Raspberry Pi edition of Minecraft by building your own computer from start to finish and continuing to build power-ups within the game through physical controls, switches, buttons, & lights.
INCREASE CREATIVE CONFIDENCE: Research proves that kids who use Piper show growth in creative confidence around building electronics by 54%.
RASPBERRY PI EDITION OF MINECRAFT: Self contained computer running on Raspberry Pi 3 Project Board – 1GB RAM – 1.2Ghz Quad Core CPU + Wifi Capabilities
FOR KIDS AGES 7-13: The Piper Computer Kit is an exciting and educational gift to give this holiday season or any season!
HANDS ON PLAY: Learn about technology while having fun! Replace touch-screen, video-games, puzzles and apps with healthy, educational, hands-on construction and discovery.
TECH TOY OF THE YEAR 2018: With the Piper Computer Kit inspire your kids to become the inventors of tomorrow using step-by-step instructions to build, code, and program their very own computer!