Getting started with SAM Labs is intuitive for educators and students. From effortless pairing between SAM Blocks and SAM Space to step-by-step lesson plans and projects, everything you need to kick start your class can be found here.
Intuitive, visual flow-based coding app
Compatible with iPad, Windows 10, Android and Chromebook
Web based, imperative block-based coding
Compatible with Chromebook and Mac (using Chrome)
Plug the micro USB charging cable to the SAM Block.
If it shows a red light, the battery is still charging.
When the light turns green, the block is fully charged!
SAM Space for Windows 10
SAM Space for iPad (iOS 9+)
SAM Space for Chromebook and Android (KitKat v4.4+)
Installers and legacy platforms
Check the instruction manual for your device if you need help!
Open the SAM Space app and sign in
Turn on your SAM Blocks
Choose ‘Connect Blocks’ in the app
Select the SAM Block that you want to pair
Click the check box to pair
Your SAM Block is now ready to use!
Step 1: Charge your SAM Blocks
Step 2: Download the Curious Cars app
Step 3: Follow the learn through play tutorials in the app to get coding with Curious Cars
Step 4: Ready for the next step? Download the SAM Space App to create project and try the SAM Labs Lesson Plans
Watch our tutorial videos to help get started with SAM Labs
How to turn on SAM Blocks
How to charge your SAM Blocks
How to reset your SAM Blocks