In this workshop, participants will use the micro: bit’s drag and drop interface, MakeCode, to learn how to code the device. Students will walk through the various features of a micro:bit and learn how the code they create can activate animation, temperature sensing, radio buttons and motion sensors. Students will also design and make their own animated bracelet.
- Registration deadline: Sat. Apr. 30
- Grades: 7-12
- Number students: 10
- Times: 9:00-3:00 (lunch included)
Blackhawk Technical College
Main Campus, Janesville
This academy is made possible through a collaborative partnership between Hendricks CareerTek and Blackhawk Technical College
Hendricks CareerTek is excited to bring exploratory academies to youth in the greater Beloit area this summer. Young people can enjoy hands on exploratory activities across a broad range of career fields. Work side by side with experienced local professionals.
Please carefully examine your calendar to ensure your child is able to commit to each academy being signed up for. Participants who fail to attend an academy experience without notifying us will have his/her enrollment from all other academies removed out of consideration for those on our waiting lists.