Introduction to micro:bit (Block coding)

Teachers will explore CYBER.ORG's Coding Fundamentals course using the BBC micro:bit and Microsoft MakeCode platform to create builds that incorporate block-based coding. You will learn how to use the CYBER.ORG curricula and explore ways to incorporate computer science in any subject area.
Topic Skill
Beginner
Topic Eligible for PD Credit
Yes
Topic Cost
$ 45 per participant
Topic Min Participants
10
Topic Max Participants
15
Topic Duration
8
Topic Major Goal
Become familiar with programming the micro:bit using block-based coding.
Objective Description
    Examine the BBC micro:bit hardware.
  • Explore and learn how to integrate the CYBER.ORG curriculum, specifically Coding Fundamentals, into their classrooms.
  • Work toward ND Level II or III Credential for Computer Science and Cybersecurity.
  • Work with a visual programming language (software), specifically Microsoft MakeCode.

Upcoming Sessions

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- Introduction to micro:bit (Block coding) In-State
- Introduction to micro:bit (Block coding) In-State
- Introduction to micro:bit (Block coding) In-State