What’s inside Hello World issue 3?
Hello World is a fantastic and free magazine looking at all aspects of Computing Science from Primary onward. In issue 3 of of Hello World magazine an international panel of experts discuss innovative approaches and technologies for assessing programming skills. Elsewhere there are essential tips to help independent learners, and much more…
Also in this issue:
- Code Club age-range expands to teens
- Open-source resources explored
- Embracing the power of play
- Build Pong in Scratch
And much, much more…
Hello World Issue 03
We’ve captured some of the wonderful work that went on during National Digital Learning Week in Perth & Kinross. From early years through to the senior phase, young people are getting the opportunity to interact with learning using digital tools that are meaningful, relevant and engaging. We’ve made some films to give you a sense of the kinds of things that go on across our schools:
INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL LEARNING WEEK
DIGITAL DIFFERENCE DAY 1
We went to North Muirton primary to see how they are using iPads for creativity and Continue reading Digital Learning Week 2017
FREE for teachers this is the 6th Annual Conference held by Holyrood Magazine with a rich and engaging agenda
The Learning Through Technology event features a key line-up of speakers who will demonstrate how we can best embed digital technology into school education and assessment, increase the confidence of educators and improve access to technology across Scotland.
Why you should attend:
- Gain insights into innovative practice putting technology at the heart of teaching and learning
- Discover new developments in classroom resources and assessment tools that you can use in your school to enhance digital learning
- Explore the potential of digital teaching and learning to raise attainment
Find out more, including the full agenda and how to register, by clicking in the link here: Learning Through Technology 6th June
There has been a real upsurge in development in supporting Primary teachers with Computing Science and Monday September 5th saw the launch of Barefoot Computing resources for Scotland, resources for Early, First and Second level Computing Science.
These resources Continue reading Coding resources for Primary
Computing Science is a subject which is developing into a real necessity in encouraging the skills and attitudes of learners in a digital economy. Over the last few years educators and industry have recognised that coding skills are an important part of developing computational thinking skills.
There are a Continue reading Coding skills using AppLab from Code.org