Date(s) - 26/09/2017
1:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Christ Central Building
These half day (PSC) courses are aimed at primary and special teachers and subject leaders to give essential skills for teaching the primary computing curriculum. There are three sessions, but each can be booked separately or you can send different members of staff to each one. The focus for each session is on practical teaching skills in the classroom covering the computer science curriculum objectives in each area.
1.) Robots in the primary curriculum – Tues 26th September 2017 1.30 – 4.00 pm – Teaching using robots such as the Bee Bot, Blue bot and Probot, covering the curriculum objectives, considering progression and assessment. Audience focus on teachers in year R-4.
Participants will leave with new skills, knowledge and understanding of how to teach computing with the controllable toys used in the computing curriculum. There will be consideration of how to progress through the years and assess the process with the pupils. Participants will be shown how to access a vast array of teaching resources and those that they will find most useful. Other robots, online software and apps will be introduced.
Please bring along a wifi enabled, fully charged internet device that is able to connect to an external network.
Light refreshments from 1 pm, session starts at 1.30pm. Car Parking cost (£3) will be refunded to the teacher on production of receipt or photo of ticket at the commencement of the course.
Bookings are closed for this event.