Description of an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor that measures movement. On the micro:bit, it detects when you tilt it from left to right, front to back and top to bottom.

Game 1: Repeat after me

Mimic Ziggy’s moves! An arrow will appear on Ziggy’s screen, so reproduce it at the sound signal by tilting him in the right direction. If you get there in time, a new arrow will appear! But be careful, you’ll have to reproduce the entire sequence! Download the code

The cricket

Crickets don’t sing, they striate. They then quickly rub the inner edges of their wings together, bowing the other wing. The stridulations are emitted mainly in the evening and at night.