Beginning Micro:bit

by Romilly Cocking

Beginning Micro:bit

  • ISBN-13: 9781593279646
  • Author(s): Romilly Cocking
  • Subject: Computer programming / software development
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: No Starch Press
  • Publication Date: 01-01-1970
  • Format: p/b

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£20.99
This book will show you how to build awesome electronics projects by learning code in MicroPython, a simplified version of the popular Python programming language, in conjunction with the micro:bit, a tiny electronics board developed specifically to help kids learn to code. You'll start with simple flashing animations and automatic text reminders, and go on to make a radio, quiz machine, weather station, secret code lock, and digital pet dinosaur. The straightforward instructions, illustrations, and easy-to-follow code examples make this accessible to kids and adults with no experience at all!
About the book

This book will show you how to build awesome electronics projects by learning code in MicroPython, a simplified version of the popular Python programming language, in conjunction with the micro:bit, a tiny electronics board developed specifically to help kids learn to code. You'll start with simple flashing animations and automatic text reminders, and go on to make a radio, quiz machine, weather station, secret code lock, and digital pet dinosaur. The straightforward instructions, illustrations, and easy-to-follow code examples make this accessible to kids and adults with no experience at all!