Plant Monitoring

Plant Monitoring

Goals Get to know the buzzer, OLED and moisture sensor Make something with a moisture sensor MATERIALS:1 x BBC micro:bit1 x Micro USB cable1 x Breakout board 1 x Mini buzzer1 x OLED1 x Moisture sensor2 x Female-Female jumper wires Note: You can plug in components in...
Intruder Detection

Intruder Detection

Goals Get to know the Crash Sensor, OLED and Buzzer Make something with a OLED Make something with a Crash Sensor MATERIALS: 1 x BBC micro:bit 1 x Micro USB cable 1 x Breakout board 1 x Crash Sensor 1 x OLED 1 x Buzzer 2 x Female-Female jumper wires In this project,...
Fish Feeder

Fish Feeder

                      Goals Get to know the ADKeyboard, OLED and servo Make something with a servo Make something with a OLED MATERIALS: 1 x BBC micro:bit 1 x Micro USB cable 1 x Breakout board 1 x ADKeyboard 1 x OLED 1 x Servo 8 x  wires (Optional) In this project,...
Overview of micro:bit Breakout Board

Overview of micro:bit Breakout Board

The Breakout Board is pictured here connected to the micro:bit and several components. This enables the micro:bit to fully utilize all the components found in the micro:bit Tinker Kit.   Overview of the various components: ADKeypad (top left) that activates the...
Simple Alarm Machine

Simple Alarm Machine

Goals Get to know the Octopus LED, normal LED, Crash sensor and OLED.  Make something with different types of LEDs Make something with Crash sensor and OLED MATERIALS: 1 x BBC micro:bit 1 x Micro USB cable 1 x Breakout board 1 x Octopus LED 1 x Crash Sensor 1 x OLED 1...
Make a Motion Detector

Make a Motion Detector

Goals Get to know the PIR Sensor Brick and moisture sensor Make something with a PIR Sensor Brick Make something with a moisture sensor MATERIALS:1 x BBC micro:bit1 x Micro USB cable1 x Breakout board 1 x Mini buzzer1 x Octopus PIR sensor Brick1 x Moisture sensor2 x...
Make a micro:bit Car

Make a micro:bit Car

Goals Use the micro:bit, Breakout Board, and servos to make a car that moves! Get to know the servo, and how to use it with the micro:bit and Breakout Board and MakeCode Marvel at how ridiculous this car is Note: This activity uses extra parts not found in the Tinker...
Make a Music Machine

Make a Music Machine

Goals Get to know the ADKeyboard Make something with ADKeyboard Make something with Mini buzzer MATERIALS: 1 x BBC micro:bit 1 x Micro USB cable 1 x Breakout board 1 x Mini buzzer 1 x ADKeyboard 2 x Female-Female jumper wires We are going to create a music machine...
Starting With Your micro:bit

Starting With Your micro:bit

Goals Get to know the micro:bit Make something with the micro:bit See what the micro:bit can do with other components Dream up more things to make with the micro:bit and other components Setup We’ll set up our computer system to automatically transfer our...