do your :bit brings together the micro:bit and the UN’s Global Goals to provide inspiring activities for your classroom or club and an exciting digital challenge.
Resources for your classrooms and code clubs
Use the resources on this page to introduce the Global Goals, have fun with the micro:bit and develop world changing ideas and solutions using technology. Your students have from 11 January to 4 June 2021 to enter the do your :bit challenge.
This year's challenge focuses on Goal 3 - Good Health and Well-being, and Goal 13 - Climate Action but we welcome entries that focus on any of the Global Goals.
The do your :bit challenge adds social purpose to digital learning and allows students to apply their digital skills to real world solutions. Be inspired by our previous challenge entries.
Over 1,000 entries were submitted to the 2020 do your bit challenge, read the case study.
Global Goals guides
The UN’s Global Goals or Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) are a call for action by all countries to promote prosperity for everyone while protecting the planet. Use our guides to introduce the Goals to students and young people.
Quick projects in MakeCode to help you explore the Global Goals with the micro:bit!
Use our Lessons to run prototyping activities linked to the Global Goals.
Only available in English language.
We will be holding a series of do your :bit webinars in early 2021. Please check back here for more information.
Check out our amazing winners from the last two years.