Next week in the CodeWeek (2 weeks full of coding fun in the whole of Europe) Peter Heldens and Pauline Maas will give two micro:bit webinars about the beautiful small computer that is designed to teach children coding and have fun making their own projects.
On Tuesday 13 October at 17.00 hour the MICRO:BIT BASIC webinar is for the people who are beginners with the micro:bit. Pauline will take you by the hand and give some background on how to (online) teach with the micro:bit and you will even make your own game. You don’t need a micro:bit for this webinar. In the end, she will show you much inspirational material what to make with your micro:bit and your students. You can enrol for this webinar.
On Thursday 15 October at 19.00 hour the ONLINE TEACHING WITH THE MICRO:BIT webinar is bit more advanced and will give you tips how to use the micro:bit classroom to teach your online lessons and Peter will give a demonstration of the micro:bit stream where you can add more camera’s so your students can see how to add the cables to your micro:bit of show other electronics on your desk. And of course, they will show you again all the nice things you can make with the micro:bit and your students. You can enrol for this webinar.
Peter Heldens and Pauline Maas made more then 300 projects to make the website micro101.nl where they describe 101 projects in Dutch to make with the micro:bit. Your can find all the free material here.
At his moment they are finishing their English book with 25 projects with the micro:bit. (Invent to Learn with the micro:bit).