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Musical micro:bit sings Happy Easter

This term in Computing Y8s have been looking at the ways that computers can store, manipulate and display images. Amongst other things, we’ve been using BBC micro:bits to create images, animations and games. One thing we didn’t get time to look at this term was the data representation of sound. Maplin (the people who sell

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Code your own ticklish talking Dalek: microbit python speech

It’s been less than a year since I first launched create.withcode.uk to let students and teachers write, run and debug python code without needing to download any software or create any user accounts. Since that time, a new job and new baby have made me fall behind some of the amazing new features added to the

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RPi GPIO python simulator

Following on from the micro:bit python simulator on create.withcode.uk, many students and staff have requested a python simulator for the Raspberry Pi GPIO pins. This quickstart guide talks you through how to start writing code for physical computing using the GPIO pins on a Raspberry Pi. It’s designed for teaching students how to do physical computing

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