Ākonga in M2 are currently working on a unit coding Microbits. Microbits are pocket-sized computers that help introduce students to how software and hardware work together.

They have an LED light display, buttons, sensors and many input/output features that you can program and physically interact with. The students have coded their name and had the letters flashing on the LEDs. They have also created a 'Rock, Paper, Scissors' game. 

The microbits are on loan from the Computer Science Department at the University of Canterbury.

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