MAKE: micro:bit Incy Wincy Spider

Every year the village near us has a week long Scarecrow Festival. Every resident puts out a scarecrow according to a chosen theme. This year's theme is "Traditional Tales". We've decided to make a "scarecrow" for the school window. Obviously it had to move and light up! https://twitter.com/LMcUnderwood/status/856275785715511296 There are two motors: one for the … Continue reading MAKE: micro:bit Incy Wincy Spider

Make: micro:bit step counter with rewards (the step counter)

The small size of the micro:bit lends itself to wearable tech. It's just perfect to go on your wrist and a micro:bit watch was one of the first projects on their website: https://www.microbit.co.uk/blocks/lessons/the-watch/activity Not wanting to mess round with velcro, tape and materials I thought of a better idea to strap a micro:bit to my … Continue reading Make: micro:bit step counter with rewards (the step counter)