motion trigger

motion trigger



The motion trigger is similar to the sensor on an automatic door: when someone is moving nearby, it sends an ON signal to the following Bits. It's very sensitive, so don't breathe unless you want to be detected! Try it with some LEDs to create a security light!

Check out our Tips + Tricks for more ideas on using the motion trigger. Happinessguarentee d258fab674092cd0ce1248f6a918423e613f26ccccbd802ef0e9533054ca733b

Make it With the motion trigger Module

Gesture Controlled Lights

Using motion detector and Cloudbit with IFTTT to turn Philips Hue lights on.

Women and The Right to Vote; C. Valentin - Teacher

Students learn about the right to vote and the women's suffrage movement.  Students practice voting using the voting booth th...

littleBits Caterpillar, S. Bakal - Science Teacher

Encompassing science and literacy, this very cute and hungry caterpillar can be an extension to your Lifecycle of the Butterfly le...

An Accessible Toy

Essential Question: Can we design a robotic toy that all children can interact with? Can the toy be accessible for children t...

Congratulations...You Played Yourself

"Don't ever play yourself" -DJ Khaled.Use Bits from the Gizmos & Gadgets Kit & the Smart Home Kit to set up a motion trigg...

Automatic Dog Care System - #Inventforgood

The automatic dog care system allows owners with disabilities to effectively care for their pet. The servo motor moves to scratch ...

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks
Friday’s Tips & Tricks: Latch

Use the latch to turn any momentary input, like a button or a trigger module, into an ON/OFF switch, like a toggle!

Tips & Tricks
Friday’s Tips & Tricks: The Motion Trigger

The motion trigger Bit is like the sensor on an automatic door — when someone is moving nearby, it sends an ON signal to the...

Perfect Additions to the motion trigger Module

pressure sensor

The pressure sensor is a touch-activated module; give its pad a little squeeze to activate it. The more pressure you apply, the mo...

bend sensor

The bend sensor turns on as you flex the long strip. To send signal to your output Bits, bend the strip down, towards the Bit's fe...

sound trigger

GENERAL DESCRIPTION The sound trigger listens to the noise level in your room, and sends an ON signal when it gets over a certain...


This power module lets you use a 9 volt battery to supply electricity to your littleBits. To make the simplest littleBits circuit,...

Technical Specs

  • Dimensions (mm): 20.0(H) x 77.0(W) x 149.0(D)
  • Product Number: i18-MOTIONTRIGGER
  • Product Weight: 0.02 lbs (0.01 kg)
  • Recommended Age: 8+
  • SKU: 650-0018
  • UPC: 859477003614