BBC micro:bit 10 or more Starter Kits Classroom Pack

Micro:bit

BBC

Product Description

The Classroom Pack consists of 10 x BBC micro:bit, 10 x USB Cable, 10 x  Battery Cage and 10 x AAA Batteries.

(Click here for our  full selection of the BBC micro:bit +  essential accessories/add-ons)

It contains everything you need to connect your BBC micro:bit to your computer and also enables you to power your BBC micro:bit once you disconnect it from the USB. Your BBC micro:bit will come in one of 4 colour schemes, unfortunately it is not possible to specify which colour you will receive.

 


Overview of the BBC micro:bit (5 minutes)


 BBC micro:bit at BETT 2016 (3 minutes)

The BBC micro:bit is a powerful handheld, fully programmable, computer designed by the BBC and a number of partners to encourage children to get actively involved in writing software and building new things that will be controlled by it. Write your code using one of the easy to use editors provided on the BBC micro:bit website, connect your BBC micro:bit to your computer via USB press the compile button in the editor and then drop the downloaded file directly onto your BBC micro:bit. There is also an app for Android devices.

 

Wirelessly connect and interact with the world around you. Use Bluetooth Low Energy to connect to mobile phones and tablets, take a selfie or drive the music in your playlists.

Besides coding on computers, you can also code the BBC micro:bit on mobile devices.   Click links below to down the apps.


for iPad and iPhone


for Android

The micro:bit mobile app lets you send code to your micro:bit using Bluetooth wireless technology. No connecting leads needed! Just make sure that your micro:bit is powered up and within easy reach of the phone or tablet running the app.

full details here on https://www.microbit.co.uk/mobile  for video and tutorials.

The BBC micro:bit is the spiritual successor of the BBC Micro of the 1980s, which itself introduced a generation of children to computing. The BBC micro:bit carries on this 30 year tradition and does it 18 times faster and is 70 times smaller than its predecessor.

Based around a 32 bit ARM Cortex-M0 processor, the BBC micro:bit also features on board accelerometer and compass sensors, Bluetooth Low Energy and USB connectivity, a display consisting of 25 LEDs, two programmable buttons and it can be powered by either USB or an external battery pack. The device inputs and outputs are through five ring connectors that are part of the 21-pin edge connector.

Features:

  • USB and Bluetooth Low energy connectivity.
  • Compass and Accelerometer.
  • 2 x user assignable buttons.
  • A 25 LED display.
  • 21 pin edge connector.

Contents:

  • 10 x BBC micro:bit.
  • 10 x USB Cable.
  • 10 x Battery Cage.
  • 20 x AAA Batteries.

Dimensions:
  • PCB Length: 52mm.
  • PCB Width: 42mm.
  • PCB Height: 11.7mm.

Requires:

  • 1 x USB Cable(For programming).
  • Computer with Internet access.

Powering your BBC micro:bit
This Kitronik University Resource is a part of the BBC micro:bit partnership and explains the various options available for powering your BBC micro:bit.

 



 

If you have issue with connecting the micro:bit, please complete this form

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HK$ 1,280.00