09 Sep '17, 12pm

10 #microbit projects in 10 days! Day 3 Countdown Timer

10 #microbit projects in 10 days! Day 3 Countdown Timer

Once your pupils understand how to create simple songs, encourage them to apply their new skills to previous projects. Can they figure out how to add a sound effect when their countdown timer reaches zero, for example? Let us know how your pupils get on in the comments section below...

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