Population Trait Data Counter

Patterns occur everywhere in nature. Certain characteristics in a populations are called traits. Surveys are used to record and help to understand these traits. In this lesson, the micro:bit is used as a survey tool to count traits. The micro:bit saves the counts and reports them on the display when asked.

Lesson concept

Population trait experiment example

Watch this video about how to perform a population trait experiment.


Adapted from “Population Trait Data Counter“ by C Lyman CC BY-NC-SA