Lesson 16 – Learning to Code Python with the Codey Rocky



  1. In this tutorial we will learn to code the Codey Rocky in Python.
  2. mBlock5 is the development IDE (Integrated Development Environment which we will be using to write code for the Codey Rocky.
  3. Click here to check out the Tutorial – <Tutorial>
  4. If you need to learn how to write programs and upload them to your Codey Rocky please check out the tutorials below.
    1. Introduction
    2. Getting Started – Connect up your Codey Rocky & Create your first project
    3. Learn howto upload code to your Codey Rocky
  5. Clicking on the tutorial link will open up a new window.
  6. Open up mBlock5 and let’s get coding!!!


Here are the list of prerequisites for working on the Makeblock Codey Rock development track.

  1. This robotics development track makes extensive use of the Makeblock Codey Rocky. Head over to OzToyLib and pick-up a Makeblock Codey Rocky.
  2. You will need to download and install the Makeblock mBlock code editor for your laptop/computer.
  3. The mBlock code editor supports block based coding, coding in the C++ (Arduino) language including Python.
  4. Once you’ve obtained the Makeblock Codey Rocky and installed the mBlock code editor for your laptop/computer you are ready to proceed with the tutorials.
  5. MakeBlock also offers applications for use on your tablet / hand held device. Options for the Andriod / iPad include – mBlockly or MakeBlock HD. See the Makeblock mBlock link for additional details.