Using the micro:bit with the Raspberry Pi

There are loads of ways that you can use your micro:bit with the Raspberry Pi, whether you want to code the micro:bit directly, or use the micro:bit and the Raspberry Pi together to make an exciting project that combines them both.

Use a Raspberry Pi to program the micro:bit

There are a number of brilliant tools and resources to enable you to code the micro:bit from a Raspberry Pi:

Mu Editor

Code with Mu

Mu is a simple code editor for beginner programmers that allows you to easily edit MicroPython code on the Raspberry Pi!

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Bitio

Interact using bitio

The bitio package for Python allows you to run code that will interact directly with the micro:bit, letting you use its sensors in your projects.

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Getting Started Guide

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Discover how to install the Mu Editor on your Raspberry Pi, and push programs written in MicroPython to the micro:bit!

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Using the micro:bit in Raspberry Pi projects

The Raspberry Pi can be used with micro:bit in a number of interesting ways, from monitoring the weather to controlling Minecraft! Check out the great project resources below!

Activities

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