BitGadget Kit - Intermediate Programming Kit for micro:bit

SKU
114991970
$49.90

BitGadget Kit includes a BitMaker and up to 9 different Grove modules. The most suitable kit for micro:bit intermediate learners to dive deep into the world of micro:bit. One project you could create is your own customised mood lighting with the RGB LED strip which automatically senses when it needs to come on through a light sensor, or adjust it manually with a sliding potentiometer and pushbutton.

BitGadget Kit is a must-have for micro:bit intermediate learners.

The included micro:bit expansion board, BitMaker incorporates six Grove connectors, one RGB LED strip and one buzzer to make it possible for some beginners to still use the micro:bit without purchasing extra modules.

If you want to buy BitMaker separately on its own, click here.

The complete BitGadget Kit also includes 1 sliding potentiometer, 1 light sensor, 1 sound sensor, 1 button module, 1 ultrasonic distance sensor, 1 mini fan, 1 motor, 1 servo, 1 RGB LED strip (9 modules in total). You can let your imaginaton take flight by creating projects with the endless combinations of these components. Scroll down to see project examples.

If you are already an experienced micro:bit user, you can experiment with adding other Grove modules such as a gesture sensor or 4 digit display to enhance your projects.

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  • Education Focus

This product helps kids understand the basics of open-source electronics and develop skills in programming. Kids' creative thinking and hands-on skills are nurtured in their electronics learning. Not only can kids build knowledge of the modules and graphical programming, but also they can learn how to create their own DIY projects.



  • Product Details


BitMaker Infographic

BitMaker

BitMaker is a micro:bit expansion board for the micro:bit which also includes one RGB LED and one buzzer onboard to make it possible for some beginners to extend the micro:bit’s functionality.

 

BitGadgetKit Part List

9 Classic Modules

Besides a buzzer and an RGB LED carried by the BitMaker, the kit also includes 9 Grove modules that Makers often use in their projects. You can let your imagination take flight with those components. Scroll down for project ideas & examples.

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Microsoft MakeCode Compatible - A Powerful Programming Platform

MakeCode is a widely-used graphical programming software which allows you to program the micro:bit. You can easily use it through a web browser.

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Educational Course Materials

We provide free BitGadget Kit-related courses for schools and families. You can get started with BitGadget Kit no matter whether you are at class or home.


  • Who the Kit Serves

    Maker teachers / DIY hobbyists / high school students /  micro:bit intermediate learners



  • Project Examples: 


 

Project: 

BitGadgetKit Project 1

Project 1 LED Controller

The LEDs change its light display regularly as you rotate the rotary angle sensor, just like filling a glass. 

BitGadgetKit Project 1

Project 2 Rainbow LED Strip

When tilting the micro:bit left and right, you can see a rainbow-like RGB LED strip!

BitGadgetKit Project 3

Project 3 The Secret Box

Keep your secrets in a fantastic box! If someone opens it, it'll alert you!

BitGadgetKit Project 4

Project 4 The Light-Sensing Fan

This fan can sense the light. If the light is bright, the fan turns on; if the light is dim, the fan turns off.

BitGadgetKit Project 5

Project 5 Automatic Door

This is an automatic door made with a servo and an ultrasonic distance sensor. If something approaches, it'll open automatically.

  




  • What's in the Box

BitGadgetKit Part List

What's in the Box 

1x BitMaker Rotary Angle Sensor light sensor sound sensor button ultrasonic sensor mini fan vibration motor servo RGB LED strip
7x Grove cables



  

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

Power Supply: micro USB cable
Working Voltage: 5V
Working Current: 1.5A (Max)

Other Details

Other Details

Package Dimensions: 225 (L) * 175 (W) * 60 (H) (mm)
Weight 365 (g)
Age for Use: 8+

 


 

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More Information
Product Name in Widget BitGadget Kit
Length 22cm
Width 17cm
Height 6cm
Weight 0.37kgs
Battery Excluded