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Activities

Blockly Christmas Express

Duration: 1 week (1-2 hours)

Make your own Christmas tree ornaments with the BBC micro:bit!

Turn a micro:bit into a Christmas ornament! You will use Blockly to show a twinkling star, scroll a Christmas message and even build your own custom images! Get festive in your classroom, no micro:bit required with our full BBC micro:bit simulator.

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Linked resources

micro:bit Images Poster

A handy reference for all of the images you can quickly display on your micro:bit!

Blockly Tree

Learn to use geometric shapes to draw and decorate a beautiful tree.

Blockly Intro to micro:bit

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