Use micro:bits to learn about electronic circuits, sensors, and actuators to invent your own contraptions. Level: Beginner to Medium Ages: 10+
Programming with micro:bits
STEM+ After-school Career Building
|LEVEL:||Beginner to Medium|
This course introduces programming and inventing using Micro:bits microcontrollers. Campers will use the online MakeCode development environment, Micro:bits, and hardware components to build their own games, circuits, and devices. Topics include:
- Getting started with micro:bits
- Sensors and actuators
- Sounds and movement
- Project design and final project
- The CLS STEM+ Lab follows CDC and local COVID-19 guidelines.
- Camp includes use of computers and equipment in the CLS STEM+ lab in the Roanoke Higher Education Center.
STEM+ by CLS
STEM+ by Commonwealth Learning Systems (CLS) develops online STEM education focusing on emerging technologies and job skills. Our goal is to support learners and educators in innovative, accessible ways – online, hybrid, and in-person at our STEM+ lab at the Roanoke Higher Education Center.