OK Year 1 have finished their E Books using book creator http://www.bookcreator.com. How to display them? Well after some great conversations about sending them in the post etc we decided on a website. The children have seen their work shared using the G Suite for education we set up WandsworthCLC so a new google site … More Finished Website for Year 1’s E Books.
Year 6 at Fircroft Primary School have been exploring using the micro:bits today. After initial training in creating and downloading programs the children explored the different projects on the http://www.microbit.org website. These girls were entranced by the fireflies project and we had a great discussion about the different methods of communication technology uses. … More Microbit explorers Year 6
Year One were in introduced to my purple friend Daisy the Dinosaur today. Lots of fun was had by all coding Daisy to move across the screen. Then squeals of delight when the children discovered they could make Daisy grow so large and shrink so small they couldn’t see her any more! The children picked … More Beatrix Potter and Daisy the Dino
The Pi club at Hollydale Primary School is going from strength to strength. The children are all confident setting up the Pis and have started exploring the possibilities offered by the GPIO pins. We started simply using one of the projects in Carrie Anne Philbin’s wonderful book Adventures in Rapsberry Pi. We plugged an LED into the … More Hollydale Primary School Pi club
I wanted to move the year 1 at Beatrix Potter School on from exploring the BeeBots and start recording simple instructions in a psuedo program. They had allready explored the robots last week and this week I demonstrated how to record using simple arrows what the children wanted the Bots to achieve. We talked about … More Year 1 Programming Beebots