Thu 01 Jan 1970
Challenge and Enrichment in Computing
For pupils who need more challenge in computing, this day will provide a series of extended activities focusing on computational thinking using text-based programming languages often taught at KS3, such as Python. The day will also introduce students to a variety of web-based resources and tools, to encourage independent learning online.
This is for groups of up to 8 pupils per school and will run on the following dates:
Friday 25th November
Friday 19th May
Friday 16th June
Having attended this course teachers will...
- Check out some of the Raspberry Pi foundation’s free resources to support teachers and children, such as this introduction to Python
- Learn to hack Minecraft with Python using this tutorial
- Find out how to use Python in physical computing by building circuits