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Develop pupils’ problem solving skills in computing and other subjects Monday Mar 6, 2017 from 4:00PM to 5:30PM
Organised by Master Teacher: Andrew GunnAndrew Gunn Hosted by: St Mark's Church of England Primary School
Andrew Gunn
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On behalf of Computing At School and the Network of Excellence



Develop pupils’ problem solving skills in computing and other subjects


March 6, 2017 at 4:00PM


St Mark's Church of England Primary School

This course will provide teachers with the opportunity to explore problem solving across all 6 strands of the computing curriculum, as well as in other subjects. We will explore how abstraction, algorithmic thinking, decomposition, evaluation and generalisation can all be used to help pupils solve problems. The skills developed can be applied in many different subjects, helping pupils to reinforce their understanding of the world around them.


PROGRAMME (stc)


Time Topic
16:00 Registration and Refreshments
16:05 Explore problem solving in computing
16:50 Apply problem solving skills in other subjects
17:15 Assessing computational thinking
17:30 Feedback Survey and Close

SPEAKER

Andrew Gunn

Spent 12 years as the East Sussex Local Authority consultant/manager for ICT. Now teach a mixed age class (Y4/5/6) two days a week and run my own consultancy the rest of the time.

All materials and resources used on this course will be made available to all delegates after the course.

HOST

andrew.gunn@computingatschool.org.uk

St Mark's Church of England Primary School

For further information: andrew.gunn@computingatschool.org.uk

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