Moving Micro:bots

April 13, 2024

Science Oxford Centre

Creative Computing Club

Ages 9-12

One day robots could rule the world! But right now they need a little help from us to do their jobs. Using a BBC micro:bit and Python, make robot buggies smarter by programming ultrasonic distance sensors to avoid obstacles when on the move. Who’s micro:bot can take a road trip and navigate the challenging terrain without getting stuck?

10.00AM – 11.30AM
12.30PM – 2.00PM
Suitable for ages 9-12
£10 per club ticket (includes Eventbrite booking fee)
includes one child + accompanying adult/s

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Connecting wires in robot with wheels

All STEM Club sessions must be accompanied by an adult. These family workshops are designed for you and your child to learn from each other and work together while trying out new things.

Get coding with expert guidance at our monthly hands-on programming club for ages 9-12. We encourage creativity and self-led learning with themed projects, and practice patience and problem-solving skills in learning to debug computer code. Beginners welcome.


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If you have an urgent query or require immediate assistance, please speak to a member of the team on 01865 810000 Monday – Saturday during office hours.

Ticket booking: For information on our refund policy and event terms and conditions visit hereIf you cannot attend, you can request a refund or transfer your ticket to another day via Eventbrite.

Group Booking – contact us for group booking enquiries.


Science Oxford Centre
Quarry Rd, Headington, Oxford, OX3 8SB