June 2018

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Coding to Learn: Multiplication Tables & Micro:Bit

Coding to Learn: Multiplication Tables & Micro:Bit

In this video we will build an app that chooses two random numbers and multiplies them together. The goal of the lesson is to create a game for students to practice multiplication tables (or addition, subtraction, division). As I mention in the video, there is plenty of opportunity to differentiate (two digit, three digit numbers, […]

Coding a Messenger App With Micro:Bit

Coding a Messenger App With Micro:Bit

In this tutorial we will use two micro:bits to broadcast messages to each other over bluetooth. This would be incredibly useful if teachers wanted students to code secret messages for a story, share historical facts with one another, make your own “heads up” game or even have teachers broadcast questions to students. The possibilities are […]