Getting Started with Hummingbird

Connecting electronics - pics & video

Scratch Setup


  • Plug Hummingbird into computer
  • Startup BirdBrainRobotServer (should show Hummingbird connected)
  • Start Scratch
  • Press Shift + File and select Import experimental HTTP extension. Find the Hummingbird.s2e file you unzipped earlier and Open
  • Find Hummingbird blocks under More Blocks (find the sensor ranges at the bottom of this page)
  • Find example programs (part of Hummingbird extensions unzip file)
    • GraphSensors - light, knob, distance & sound sensor examples
    • DimmerSwitch - knob sensor, LED & servo example