0

July 24, 2017 AT 1:00 pm

Karel the LED – Simple Games with Micro:bit @microbit_edu #microbit #microbitlove #microbitmonday

Iunnamed 2

Hi
Via makecode

Karel the LED can’t turn right, but he can make some great LED art!

The goal of this activity is to download the JavaScript code given below onto a board, then USE the program to introduce new students to the micro:bit. Students will not do the coding this time. They will be users to get familiar with the board.

How to play

  • A button Turn Left

Does not draw anything just changes the direction Karel (the flashing led) is facing

  • B button Move Forward

Moves Karel forward one step and leaves the LED on behind him

  • shake Jump

Moves Karel forward one step without leaving the LED on behind him

  • A+B button Hide Karel

Shows or hides Karel (the flashing LED), to be used once your artwork is complete

  • Reset button Clear the board and restart

Restart the program and clear the board

Note, that there is no way to erase, other than restarting.

See if you can make each pattern below using A, B, and shake. Once you have completed a challenge press A and B at the same time to hide Karel. For patterns that you design decide which LEDs you want to turn on and then make that design with Karel.

See more !


3530 15Each Monday is Micro:bitMonday here at Adafruit! Designed specifically for kids and beginners, the micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer that you can code, customize and control to bring your digital ideas, games and apps to life! Play, learn, explore: get started with micro:bit! Adafruit is an authorized Micro:bit reseller- check out all of our posts, tutorials and Micro:bit related products!

Experimenting with your own Micro:bit project? Use the hashtag #microbitmonday so we can feature your inspiring work on the Adafruit blog!


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — Alibaba to invest $15b in tech, set up research labs around the world

Wearables — Special servo movement

Electronics — Trigger happy oscilloscope?

Biohacking — Biohacking: Visioneer – AI Glasses to Assist the Visually Impaired

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.