After a successful 'Sold Out' series of events at Rise London (Shoreditch) over the Summer holidays with Mums In Technology, I've decided to run another Coding bootcamp for 5-7 years and 8+ but this time a bit closer to home, at the wonderfully quirky cafe 'Canvas and Cream' in Forest Hill. There … [Read more...] about Running Coding Workshops over October Half Term
Day 1: Bangladesh Roadtrip - setting off for Dhaka. After a 14 hour flight we arrived in Dhaka, Bangladesh, safe but very tired. Local time it was 4.40am in the morning but for us it was around 11.30pm. No problem getting all our electrics through (100 Micro:Bits, 10 Crumble Robot kits & 11 … [Read more...] about Hackerfemo’s Bangladesh Roadtrip: Introducing the Micro:Bit & Robot workshops over 12 days.
I am very proud to announce my Bangladesh Campaign. Weʼre raising £1,000 so I can run Robot & Physical Computing workshops for 100 kids from low income families in Bangladesh. As you know, I'm just 11 so my mum's coming with me. We launched the campaign on 23rd April and did our first talk at … [Read more...] about I’m taking my Robot workshop to Bangladesh
Description: The CrumbleBot is a robot that can easily be coded using a graphical programming language similar to Scratch. It is a great introduction to robots as it uses the Crumble as its controller, which becomes the core of an integrated chassis of the whole robot itself. This makes it easy to … [Read more...] about Review of the CrumbleBot Robot
What an amazing week! Thanks to everyone who have read my blog as this week we reached 377 visitors from 50 countries and my Pi Wars review was featured on the official Raspberry Pi Blog! Link here. Thanks to Liz Upton, who writes the RPi blog, and for the awesome books you sent to me. I've started … [Read more...] about SLRJam Review of Robot Hack
What an amazing weekend! Very early Saturday morning me and my mum headed for Cambridge to witness the wonders of Pi Wars - run by CamJam organisers Mike and Tim. After getting a goodie bag and our Judge & Jam Maker stickers we went to explore the amazing robots that were competing against … [Read more...] about PI Wars Review