Mr. micro:bit the robot teaches kids how to code #microbit

Mr. micro:bit the robot is a simple micro:bit V2 based robot with a cool 80’s vibe for teaching children how to code.

It seems my recent projects all start the same way, I want to teach my daughter a concept in A and then go looking for A products that do so and find that they fall short.

So once again I boot up Autodesk fusion 360 and make it myself. I often have a knack for creating some pretty cool things that I never end up posting. So here it is a robot I designed and built for my daughter to teach coding back in 2021. This could be a good base for coding summer schools that are popping up.

The robot also uses an Adafruit CRICKIT for micro:bit robotics controller for controlling the TT Motors and an ultrasonic distance sensor. Parts are 3D printed designed with Autodesk Fusion 360.

See more in the hackaday.io project page.

 


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