All-in-one Robot Arm with BBC micro:bit
15th June 2019
One event on 1st June 2019 at 12:00am
One event on 8th June 2019 at 12:00am
One event on 15th June 2019 at 12:00am
We are pleased to announce our new BBC micro:bit workshop: All-in-one Robot Arm!
In this 8-hour workshop (2 hours sessions for four weeks), attendees will have a great opportunity to learn how to build simple robots and control it by using micro:bit. They will be controlling LEDs, build simple mechanical systems and move these pieces with the help of a servo motor.
Registration fee includes the following pack worth £20 RRP
- Servo Motor
- Wooden Robotic Arm
- Cartoon boxes
-Participants are expected to bring their own laptops for the course. If you already have a BBC micro:bit, bring your own board. Otherwise, order from us during registration.
Who can attend:
7-12 years old students. No previous experience required.
Schedule and Agenda:
18 May 2019 (13:30 – 15:30) – Controlling LEDs on the breadboard, and some advanced features of micro:bit, needed in the project
01 June 2019 (13:30 – 15:30) – Introduction to servo motors and controlling them by programming. Building a crawling robot.
08 June 2019 (13:30 – 15:30) – Building up a robotic head step by step using boxes, LEDs and a servo motor. Making the robot move.
15 June 2019 (13:30 – 15:30) – Learning about how to build up their first robotic arm and controlling the arm with micro:bit
Important notice: Attendees are expected to arrive earlier than at least 30 minutes before the starting time of the courses