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

3.1. Purpose

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

3.2. Materials

3.3. Software Platform

MicroSoft makecode

3.4. 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. ../../_images/case_01_023.png

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.../../_images/case_01_033.png


Links: https://makecode.microbit.org/_LXJCwmAsf4dV

You can also download it directly below:


3.5. 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。

3.6. Exploration

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

3.7. FAQ

3.8. Relevant Files