MakeCode Micro:bit STEAM kit #5


MakeCode Micro:bit STEAM kit #5


Micro:bit STEAM kit #5 will teach how to program the micro:bit chip to turn a DC motor on and off. These projects are intended to give people an introduction to computer coding in a fun interactive way that they can do at home


Presentation Type



Target Audience Minimum Age

Target Audience Maximum Age


Teach computer coding in a fun, interactive way that people can do at home. 

Life Skills

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Materials/Costs in $


Backpack, container for micro:bit, container for other supplies, laminator, lamination paper, cover sheet, luggage tag, labels, standard micro:bit kit, mico:bit starter kit. 


Prep Details

Organize your standard micro:bit kit into a container (we used a padded hard drive case), organize the supplies from the starter kit that you need for this kit (pencil boxes work great), create cover art and luggage tag for the kit. Alter directions to fit your library. Laminate directions. Put everything together in your backpack and get it cataloged. 

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