The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide, Paperback Book

The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide Paperback


The go-to guide to getting started with the BBC micro:bit and exploring all of its amazing capabilities. The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized electronic development platform built with education in mind.

It was developed by the BBC in partnership with major tech companies, communities, and educational organizations to provide kids with a fun, easy, inexpensive way to develop their digital skills.

With it, kids (and grownups) can learn basic programming and coding while having fun making virtual pets, developing games, and a whole lot more. Written by internationally bestselling tech author Gareth Halfacree and endorsed by the Micro:bit Foundation, The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide contains what you need to know to get up and running fast with the BBC micro:bit.

Learn everything from taking your first steps with the BBC micro:bit to writing your own programs.

You'll also learn how to expand its capabilities with add-ons through easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. Set up your BBC micro:bit and develop your digital skillsWrite code in JavaScript Blocks, JavaScript, and PythonDiscover the BBC micro:bit s built-in sensorsConnect the BBC micro:bit to a Raspberry Pi to extend its capabilitiesBuild your own circuits and create hardware The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide is your go-to source for learning all the secrets of the BBC micro:bit.

Whether you're just beginning or have some experience, this book allows you to dive right in and experience everything the BBC micro:bit has to offer.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 312 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Embedded systems
  • ISBN: 9781119386735



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