Digital Pets

The digital pet project is a curricular sequence that extend a full semester or year depending on how deep the students dive into the various aspects. It starts with a foundation of physical computing projects using only the bit:booster with micro:bit. From there students extend with advanced projects in computing, robotics/mechanical engineering and digital design. The culmination project follows the design thinking framework and has students explore the world of therapy robots and design their own solution.

In-class timeline: Six classes Preparation time: total prep time Works best for Middle School Chromebook compatible Chromebook compatible

Created June 17, 2019, 10:47 p.m. by Jaedyn from FirstByte

Required materials

micro:bit, bit:booster, computers

Digital files

Digital Pets Website (Teacher reference)

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