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Coding Unplugged – Learn How to Code Without Devices or Internet

Professional development (PD) Tasman/Nelson, Canterbury, Southland

Posted: 26 February 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9rXB

Coding Unplugged impliments the digital technologies curriculum and focuses on:

  • Progress Outcomes 1 and 2 of Computational Thinking for Digital Technologies. Learn how to code without devices (Unplugged) or the internet (Off Grid). Just pen and paper and GO!
  • Concepts and practices of coding BEFORE advancing to devices - an excellent introduction to coding
  • Fun and engagement with accessible instructions for every teacher and student regardless of their confidence with or knowledge of computers
  • Highly visual and practical lessons use a wide range of paper based and physical activities
  • Low demand on resources and facilities means the lessons are scalable for small groups or multiple class programmes
  • Equitable access to learning for a wide range of students
  • Develop skills, confidence and interest in digital technologies
  • Build skills so students can be innovative creators of digital solutions
  • Lesson Plans ready-to-use for 20 weeks.

Events summary

Southland

10 June 2019 – 10 June 2019

Canterbury

13 June 2019 – 13 June 2019

Tasman/Nelson

30 July 2019 – 30 July 2019

Further information

Contact: Craig Lauridsen

 (021) 966 277

craig@acumen.net.nz

www.ipadanimation.net/pd2.html