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Physical Computing a beginners guide for Primary schools

An overview of control technology - some tips on how to get started and suggestions for simple activities.

Graham Hastings

Created by Graham Hastings
last edited Feb 18 2014 by Graham Hastings


This Prezi gives an overview of control technology - some practical tips on how to get started and suggestions for simple classroom activities. It can be used for self-study or projected full screen for use in CPD events.

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Level: Beginner to intermediate.

Duration: Four or five week projects for EYFS to Year 6.

Teaches: Physical computing and programming using a control language. Physical computing and control technology is an engaging and creative practical topic that children enjoy learning about. It is also an excellent context for the teaching of computational thinking and simple coding.

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