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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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What is boolean logic? KS3 discovery lesson resources using BBC micro:bit

Boolean logic is a way of making decisions based on the answers to one or more TRUE / FALSE questions. It’s often used in electronic circuits or computer science programming because TRUE and FALSE data can be easily represented by binary 1s or 0s, or by electricity being switched on or off. Pupils in key stage 3

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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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