Introduction to micro:bit

Lesson Overview

This lesson will introduce the BBC micro:bit. Students will connect the micro:bit to SAM Blockly,, learning how to use the programming blocks linked to the micro:bit. Students will be introduced to the key computing terms ‘events, ‘actions’ and ‘values.’ Students will code a system that displays their names scrolling across the micro:bit. Differentiated Chili Challenges extend students’ learning further.