Making Music with Code for the TI-84 Plus CE

Students will explore introductory level coding while creating sounds and music with the TI-Innovator Hub.

Publisher: Texas Instruments Inc.

Author: Texas Instruments Inc.

Topic:  Computer Science  Physics  STEM


Students create songs using coding


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Math of Music  

 Musical Scale  


Coding Concepts   





Project Resources

Download Teacher Document PDF  link    Word Doc   link

Download Student Document PDF  link    Word Doc   link

Download TI-Nspire Making Music with Code .8XP Programs in Zip File  link


Download Piano Keyboard Reference Guide PDF  link

Download Piano Keyboard Image JPEG link



Learn to do the project yourself

Download Learn to do the project PDF link


Setting up

Update your TI-84 Plus CE, TI SmartView CE emulator software and TI-Innovator sketch link

Download a tutorial on using the TI Connect CE software for program editing and transferring files to and from your calculator  PDF link 

Download a step-by-step guide to updating your TI-Innovator Hub  PDF link  


Own project equipment

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Download a PDF listing the equipment needs for each TI-Innovator Hub Project  link

See a list of TI Instructional Product Dealers and request a quote  link


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