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  • Bee Bot

    Bee-Bot is an exciting robot designed specifically for use by young children. This colorful, easy-to-operate, and friendly little robot is a perfect tool for teaching sequencing, estimation, bee bot floor robot p10405 819905 mediumproblem-solving, and just having fun!

    Directional keys are used to enter up to 40 commands which send Bee-Bot forward, back, left, and right. Pressing the green GO button starts Bee-Bot on its way. Bee-Bot blinks and beeps at the conclusion of each command to allow children to follow Bee-Bot through the program they have entered and then confirms its completion with lights and sound. 

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    Kit number 16064 (includes 5 Bee-Bots)

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  • Micro:bits

    microbit backThe micro:bit is a stamp-sized circuit board, called a 'microcontroller', in that you write programs on a laptop, tablet or smartphone and copy them over via a cable or Bluetooth to be run.

    These programs can take full advantage of the micro:bit's I/O (input/output) features like a couple of pushbuttons, temperature sensor, tilt sensor, motion sensor, compass, Bluetooth communications, and a small 5 x 5 dot matrix display.

    micro:bit online editor: https://www.microbit.co.uk/app

    micro:bit MicroPython documentation

     
    Additional resources can be found here
     
     
    Kit number 16065 (includes 11 micro:bits)
     
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