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Code.org : Collecting Treasure with Laurel

Upper Primary Lesson Plans Yesterday Overview In this series of puzzles, students will continue to develop their understanding of algorithms and debugging. With a new character, Laurel the Adventurer, students will create

Slalom Racing with Sphero

Intermediate Lesson Plans Yesterday Slalom Racing  A slalom track is created for the student to run their robot on. The students will build on their programming skills by using

Upper Primary Lesson Plans 4 days ago Review of Typing Stage 1: Use Dance Mat Typing stage one, level one ( ASDF,JKL; and G, H ). Review the homerow and proper finger technique. Assign Typing Practice

Intermediate Lesson Plans 4 days ago Typing | Enrichment Review of Typing Stage 1: Demonstrate how to use Dance Mat Typing stage one, level one ( ASDF,JKL; and G, H ). Review

Sphero Introduction

Intermediate Lesson Plans Dec 10 Students will be introduced or reintroduced to our Sphero robots. They will take turns working with partners to drive Sphero around the world. They will drive to the seven contients that are locate

Jungle Draw with Sphero

Intermediate Lesson Plans Dec 10 Students will begin to use the Sphero robots to "explore the Jungle." Predefined paths have been set up in the classroom for the studnets to program thier robots to follow. 

Paper Planes

Upper Primary Lesson Plans Dec 10 Overview In this lesson, students will relate the concept of algorithms back to everyday activities. After discussing their steps, students will make paper planes using an algorithm. Th

Introducing Code and Go Mouse

Primary Lesson Plans Dec 3 123 Activity Pupils create sequences of instructions (an algorithm) to draw the shape of numeral e.g. 3. An algorithm is a sequence of instructions, or a set of rules, for per

Debugging in Code.org

Upper Primary Lesson Plans Nov 28 Overview Debugging is an essential element of learning to program. In this lesson, students will encounter puzzles that have been solved incorrectly. They will need to step through the

Coding

Upper Primary Lesson Plans Nov 26 Working with Code.org we will explore Blockly coding. Creating and programming in pairs. Pair Programming to work through lessons assigned on www.code.org. It is accessed via Google Classroom. Stud

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