DIY Turntable

STEAM project for kids
Lesson Details
How to make a DIY turntable using a DC motor?


  • Making a turntable to create beautiful patterns.
Classroom Bundle Used: STEM Classroom Bundle, STEM Mini Classroom Bundle
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Lesson Overview

In this activity, students will learn how to make a small DIY turntable, whose speed and direction can be controlled using evive’s slide switch and potentiometer.

Material Required

1 set of the following material per group of 3-5 students:

Lesson Outline

Introduction - 5 minutes
Activity: Making a DIY Truntable - 35 minutes
Controlling and playing with the Turntable - 14 minutes
Wrapping up the lesson - 4 minutes

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