Safety first!

This lesson will guide you on the do's and dont's of handling your micro:bit

The DO's

  • Please handle your micro:bit by its edges.

The DONT's

  • Do not place any metal objects across the micro:bit battery socket

  • Do not place any metal objects on the circuits printed. It may damage the device and cause harm

  • Do not leave your micro:bit plugged into any device when not being used.

  • Do not use your micro:bit in water or with wet hands

  • Please do not leave your micro:bit within reach of babies.

  • Do not keep your micro:bit in a place where it is very hot or very cold

  • Do not use portable chargers to power up your micro:bit like cellphone chargers

  • Do not remove the battery attachment by pulling the wire. You must pinch the connector with your fingers to remove

  • Do not use rechargeable batteries with your micro:bit