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Teaching micro:bit (Secondary)

Bands: Years 7-8, 9-10

Duration: 1 hour

In this webinar Owen demonstrates programming with micro:bit with micropython.

The micro:bit is an embedded systems board appropriate for use in both primary and secondary schools. In the webinar you'll learn about using the sensors and creating a network using the radio.

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