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Hummingbird Bit Premium Kit (with micro:bit) - BirdBrain Technologies - STEMfinity
Hummingbird Bit Premium Kit (with micro:bit) - BirdBrain Technologies - STEMfinity
Hummingbird Bit Premium Kit (with micro:bit) - BirdBrain Technologies - STEMfinity
  • SKU: BBT-BITPREMKIT-MBIT

Hummingbird Bit Premium Kit (with micro:bit)

$219.00

Hummingbird Bit Premium Kit (with micro:bit)

 

About:

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 poemmodel the human armbuild 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.

 

 

 

All Hummingbird Bit Robotics Kits include:

  • Free classroom-tested and standards-aligned learning materials, such as programming tutorials, lesson plans, and printable student activities.
  • Out-of-the-box compatibility with computers, Chromebooks, and tablets.
  • Free software that is tested to work with school IT environments.
  • Support for block-based and text-based programming environments, including MakeCode, Python, and Java.
  • Electrically protected connectors that allow students to easily add multiple motors, sensors, and LEDs without risk of harm due to incorrect connections.
  • Free online professional development, including classroom curriculum integration planning.
  • Classroom-ready packaging, including sturdy cases, sorting compartments, and stackable containers.
  • Products that have been created and validated by National Science Foundation-funded research at Carnegie Mellon University and tested in classrooms with teachers and students.

 

 

 

 

 

Premium Kit vs Base Kit

 Premium Kit Contents:
Base Kit Contents:
1 - Bit Controller (Robot brain) 1 - Bit Controller (Robot brain)
1 - Terminal Tool 1 - Terminal Tool
1 - Battery Pack (4x AA) 1 - Battery Pack (4x AA)
1 - Green LED 1 - Green LED
1 - Red LED 1 - Red LED
1 - Yellow LED 1 - Yellow LED
2 - Tri-color LED 2 - Tri-color LED
N.A. 2 - FS90 Servo (Positional, 180°, lower torque)
2 - FS5103B Servo (Positional, 180°) N.A.
2 - FS5103R Servo (Rotational, 360°) N.A.
2 - Servo Wheels N.A.
4 - Servo Extension Cables 2 - Servo Extension Cables
1 - Light Sensor 1 - Light Sensor
1 - Dial Sensor 1 - Dial Sensor
1 - Distance Sensor
N.A.
1 - Sound Sensor N.A.
1 - User Manual 1 - User Manual
1 - Premium Kit Case 1 - Base Kit Case
1 - micro:bit 1 - micro:bit
1 - USB Cable 1 - USB Cable


All Hummingbird Bit Robotics Kits work with the following programming languages:

  • BirdBlox (block-based - available on iOS, Android, Fire OS)
  • MakeCode (block-based - available on Chromebooks, Mac, Windows, Linux)
  • Snap! (block-based - available on Chromebooks, Mac, Windows)
  • Python (text-based - available on Chromebooks, Mac, Windows)
  • Java (text-based - available on Mac, Windows)
  • Swift (text-based iOS app builder - available on Mac)
  • Kotlin (text-based Android app builder - available on Mac, Windows)