Networking with the micro:bit

This downloadable free book presents a series of activities to teach the basics of computer networks. While you may not learn all aspects of computer networking, these activities provide a useful selection and serve as a good starting point to cater for your student's needs, skill and knowledge. Each chapter presents interesting challenges in radio communications and networking with micro:bits and finishes off with a game.

Additional details

Year band(s) 7-8
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Document
Core and overarching concepts Digital systems
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Investigate how data is transmitted and secured in wired and wireless networks including the internet

Keywords Networks, Digital systems, BBC Microbit, Micro:bit, Sending messages, Radio waves, Bluetooth



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