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Coding Unplugged – Learn How to Code Without Devices or Internet

Professional development (PD) Auckland, Waikato, Canterbury, Southland

Posted: 12 March 2020
Notice reference #: 1HA6Q_

Coding Unplugged is a one day workshop that gives you confidence to lead students in digital technology in the local curriculum. Spend one day with us to gain 25 hours of fully prepared lessons in learning how to code without devices or internet - Just Pen and Paper and GO! The very practical workshop 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 25 weeks!

Events summary

Waikato

31 March 2020 – 31 March 2020

Auckland

01 April 2020 – 01 April 2020

Auckland

03 April 2020 – 03 April 2020

Southland

09 June 2020 – 09 June 2020

Canterbury

10 June 2020 – 10 June 2020

Further information

Contact: Craig Lauridsen

 (021) 966 277

craig@acumen.net.nz

www.ipadanimation.net/pd2.html