I use the following projects. More to come later.
An edited morse code from https://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/projects/raspberrypi/tutorials/robot/morse_code/ that flashes an led , beeps a buzzer.
Ccrisan motioneye https://github.com/ccrisan/motioneye/wiki/Install-On-Raspbian
The Joe Editor http://joe-editor.sourceforge.net/
xscreensavers GLtext to show the date – Though I do want to make a dashboard with other stuff installed.