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#MonthOfMaking – Day 14

March is all about MAKING!! I have decided to take on the challenge of making a 5-minute micro:bit make every day throughout March. Day13 – Touch a pin! Today we are going to be learning about touch input on the micro:bit. Python Code from microbit import * while True: if pin0.is_touched(): display.scroll(“You touched Pin 0!”) elif pin1.is_touched(): display.scroll(“You touched Pin 1!”) elif pin2.is_touched(): display.scroll(“You touched Pin 2!”) EduBlocks Code MakeCode Code Demo Final Words Come[…]

#MonthOfMaking Day 13

March is all about MAKING!! I have decided to take on the challenge of making a 5-minute micro:bit make every day throughout March. Day13 – Scrolling Name Badge Today we are going back to basics and making a scrolling text name badge. Let’s get coding! Python Code from microbit import * while True: display.scroll(“RaspiKidd”) EduBlocks Code MakeCode Code Demo Final Words Come back Tomorrow for another fun 5-minute micro:bit make

#MonthOfMaking Day 12

March is all about MAKING!! I have decided to take on the challenge of making a 5-minute micro:bit make every day throughout March. Day12 – Hide and seek Today I am going to use the built-in radio feature on the micro:bit to make a hide and seek game. Let’s get coding! MakeCode Code Hiding micro:bit Seeking micro:bit Demo Final Words Come back Tomorrow for another fun 5-minute micro:bit make

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