Primary Computing. Made Easy.
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A series of activity ideas, video tutorials and resources for teaching pupils about physical components of computers, including programming a Microbit Pupil Activity Pack and using Raspberry Pi.
Includes a pupil activity pack accessible at school or home for pupils to learn about programming a Microbit (Microbit not required) with video tutorials (see example below) and a downloadable assessment activity.
Progression of skills in this pack
1. Understand that computers use physical inputs and outputs and give examples.
2. Program physical inputs and outputs (e.g program LED lights).
3. Design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goals, including controlling or simulating physical systems.
Key Stage 2 Curriculum
Design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goals, including controlling or simulating physical systems.
Use sequence, selection, and repetition in programs; work with variables and various forms of input and output.
🕓 2-3 Hours