STEM Day – Micro:bit Remote Ship

Students work in groups to make remote control boats, micro:bit programming and real-time remote control competitions. In the competition, the team that controls the boat to touch the buoy in the pool the fastest wins. [4 hours]

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Hardware List

  • Metal Frame pool x 1 

  • Floating ball with anchor x 1

  • Remote ship kit set:

    • Micro:bit + battery holder x2

    • Plastic box x 1 

    • DFRobort micro:Driver x 1 + battery holder

    • Motor and fan blade x 2

    • Blu-tack

    • Battery 

  • Item to be prepared by School: 

    • Cross-head screwdriver (1 screwdriver for 1 group) 

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STEM Day – Micro:bit Remote Ship

Students work in groups to make remote control boats, micro:bit programming and real-time remote control competitions. In the competition, the team that controls the boat to touch the buoy in the pool the fastest wins.