The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-size computer with a 5×5 display of 25 LEDs, Bluetooth and sensors that can be programmed by anyone. It provides an easy and fun introduction to programming and making – switch on, program it to do something fun – wear it, customize it. The micro:bit can be connected to and interact with sensors, displays, and other devices.


Grade Level

5, 6, 7-8, 9-12

Compatible Devices

Chromebook, Desktop/Laptop PC

Equipment Apps or Websites

MakeCode (web app)

Additional Resources

Micro:bit Availability

Number of Devices Owned by AISD: 3 sets (15 kits per set)

Current Availability by Month

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