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Brisbane Micro:bit workshop for Teachers
20 October, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Date: Saturday 20th October 2018
Venue: St Joseph’s College
Gregory Terrace, Spring Hill
Location: Tony White building Level 2 Enter from car park and that is level 2.
Time: 9:00 am —12:30 pm
Workshop Leader: Tim Stephens
In this session you will learn:
- What is a micro:bit
- Parts of a micro:bit
- How to download and reload
- Basic commands
- Code to make a dice
- Code the sensors and pins
- Use MicroPython to Drive a Bit:Bot car
Registration: There is no cost as this is a Google funded event.
This session would suit teachers wanting to learn how to use the Microbit in the classroom to teach programming. Beginners are most welcome.
To attend the Workshop register your details through the RSVP system at the bottom of this screen and Confirm RSVP attendance to the attendee’s email at the end of the process.
Each teacher will receive a Micro:bit Go to take away and morning tea is provided from 10:30 am to 11:00 am.
What to Bring:
For the best experience bring a laptop that has a usb port. Wifi will be available. Other devices such a iPads and mobile phones can be used but you need to install the Microbit App and then access the wifi for it to work.
BYO Drinking mug for coffee/tea – helping the environment.