Please note that this Hummingbird Bit model uses micro:bit as its processor; you must have micro:bits in order to operate the kits.
Inspire deep and joyful learning with the micro:bit-powered Hummingbird Bit Robotics Kit! The Hummingbird Robotics Kit is comprised of lights, sensors, and motors which allow students to build a robot out of any materials. The power of Hummingbird is in its flexibility - the same reusable kit can animate a poem, model the human arm, build an autonomous rover, or create a pinball machine. Hummingbird epitomizes a low-floor, high-ceiling approach: absolute beginners can build & program a robot in minutes, but continue learning advanced engineering & programming for years.
The Classroom Flock serves 8-12 students with parts to create 4 robots. Each Flock includes:
All Hummingbird Bit Robotics Kits include:
All Hummingbird Bit Robotics Kits work with the following programming languages:
Notes on devices:We have verified 5 USB-C adapters that will allow you to use the Hummingbird Kit with USB C ports. Click on the links in the attachment to be taken to stores where you can purchase these dongles. Other dongles may also work, but these 5 have been tested and work without issue.