5. Case 01: Move Forward or Reverse at the Full Speed#

5.1. Purpose#

  • Learn the basic functions of Cutebot move forward or reverse.

5.2. Materials#

5.3. Software Platform#

MicroSoft makecode

5.4. Programming#

Step 1#

  • Click the “Advanced” to see more choices in the MakeCode drawer.


  • A codebase is required for Cutebot programming, click “Add Package” at the bottom of the drawer, search Cutebot in the dialogue box and download it.


Note: If you met a tip indicating incompatibility of the codebase, you can continue with the tips or build a new project there.

Step 2#

  • Choose “show icon” in the On startbricks.


Step 3#

  • Drag go straight at full speed brick into on button A pressed brick.


Step 4#

  • Drag ``reverse at full speedbrick intoon button B pressed` brick.



Links: https://makecode.microbit.org/_c95AfgFdWiPH

You can also download it directly below:

5.5. Result#

  • After button A being pressed, the car moves forward at its full speed.

  • After button B being presseD, the car reverses at its full speed。

5.6. Exploration#

How to program the car to stop moving after pressing button A ?

5.7. FAQ#

5.8. Relevant Files#