A micro:bit is a tiny programmable computer, designed to make learning and teaching easy and fun.
Studies have found that using physical computing devices, like the micro:bit, in the classroom increases motivation, collaboration, creativity, and results in concrete understanding of programming concepts. In addition, the micro:bit can be used to teach concepts in many subject areas including math, science, engineering, and even arts!
Each 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!