Discover cool things to do with electronics when you learn how to code! Learn how to program the micro:bit microcontroller with easy-to-use block code, and build your own amazing electronics projects. With this handbook, you'll use the micro:bit to make:
A scrolling name tag
Animated LED displays
A high-tech compass
A handheld tilting game
A carnival strength tester
A powered cooling fan helmet
An electronic musical instrument
A security system that sends alarms
A wheeled robot
An alert to water your plants
You'll learn how to create electronic circuits using resistors, LEDs and various sensors. You'll incorporate electric devices such as speakers, motors, and fans into your projects. You'll combine multiple disciplines - like electronics, programming, and engineering - to build a series of successful gadgets. You'll also get a sneak peek at the MicroPython programming language.
Everything is explained with lots and lots of full-color line drawings. No prior experience is necessary. You'll have fun while you learn a ton!