IoT – Send Data to Cloud using ESP8266

IoT Extension
Lesson Details
Prerequisites: None
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    Lesson Overview

    Students will learn the following things:

    • What is the Internet?
    • What is the Internet of Things?
    • Classification of Things with examples.
    • What is ThingSpeak?
    • Activity: Publishing sensor data on the cloud for monitoring application using an evive & ESP8266.

    Material Required

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

    Lesson Outline

    Internet - 10 minutes
    Internet of Things - 20 minutes
    • Definition
    • What is a Thing in IoT?
    • Classification of Things
      • Things that collect information and then send it.

      • Things that receive information and then act on it.

      • Things that do both.

    ThingSpeak - 20 minutes
    • What is ThingSpeak?
    • Create an account on ThingSpeak.
    Activity - 70 minutes

    To publish sensor data on the cloud for monitoring application using an evive & ESP8266:

    • Create a channel on ThingSpeak.
    • Connect ESP8266 to evive.
    • Explore the IoT blocks in PictoBlox from the Internet of Things Extension.
    • Creating the program in evive.
    • Uploading and debuging.

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