Check Out the Micro:bit for Amazing (Distance Learning) Student Projects!
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Explore how to use the micro:bit to create presentations and maker projects. These tools are accessible for any age group through any curriculum to create interactive presentations and explore the world of physical computing, maker projects and computational thinking.
|Audience:||Coaches, Curriculum/district specialists, Teachers|
|Attendee devices:||Devices useful|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: Windows, Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||MakerBit Media Linker: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/makerbit-media-linker/dcdonlgidfcmpienolkblbhjngpmonll
|Topic:||Maker activities & programs|
|Subject area:||STEM/STEAM, Computer science|
|ISTE Standards:||For Students:
Teachers will learn about the micro:bit and MakerBit interface and how it allows for a low threshold but high ceiling outcomes for student learning.
Teachers will learn about the micro:bit and MakerBit and how to engage all students in all curricula by allowing students to creative interactive video-based projects.
Teachers will learn the value of physical computing and its importance with not only computer science but also with understanding their world. Teachers will learn about projects students can create to simulate real-world examples.
Monk, Simon, Programming the BBC micro:bit: Getting Started with MicroPython