Intro to micro:bit

Learn about the BBC micro:bit while creating your own virtual pet!

Learn how to program a BBC micro:bit. No experience required. Learn the basics of programming in Python with our full BBC micro:bit simulator.

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Access to the DT Challenges for Australian students in Years 3-8 has been funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment until the end of 2020.

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Virtual Pet extensions
1. I choose you! 0/1
2. Jump! 0/1
3. Power up, power down 0/1
4. Sad trombone 0/1
5. Battle pets 0/1
6. Hatching Chicks 0/1
7. micro:bit playground
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Buttons and gestures
1. Tick tock 0/1
2. Pet shop 0/1
3. 3... 2... 1... GO! 0/1
4. Duck pet vs Rabbit pet 0/1
5. Smile for the camera! 0/1
6. Feed me! 0/1
7. Shake it off 0/1
8. Giraffe sleeps standing 0/1
9. ATV controller 0/1
10. Feed me or pet me! 0/1
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Displaying images and text
1. Happy micro:bit! 0/1
2. Your own Virtual Pet! 0/1
3. From micro:bit with love 0/1
4. Pick a pet! 0/1
5. Pulling faces 0/1
6. Virtual cocoon 0/1
7. I ❤ micro:bit 0/1
8. My duck is sad 0/1