Archive | May, 2017

Technology Club With More Coding

Our Students using Drag and Drop coding to program WeDo 2.0, BB-8 and Spiders. 

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Sphero’s Day 2

Day 2, Now we start putting into play some of the programming and code writing we have been doing. With multiple levels in one class we have different student using different Apps from Tickle, Sphero, Lightning Lab and Swift Playground. The classroom was broken into Zones where students completed a number of tasks from racing […]

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Sphero

Our College has been lucky enough to be lent 10 Spheros by the University of Adelaide, South Australia. Each year group has them for a week and can use them as they choose. My students first experience was fantastic with on student requesting. Can we use these everyday, all day? Why not. It doesn’t take […]

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Minecraft Club and some of our MasterPieces

Our second Lunchtime, and word has spread, I had 44 students sitting waiting outside my door at the start of the second half of lunch. Students were busting to show me the Star Wars characters they had made. Students displayed them on the Apple TV’s and spoke about the challenges they had with construction. The […]

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Technology Club 3

We started working with coding our devices/robots (LEGO WeDo 2.0) today using Tickle drag and drop. Our Year 4’s seemed to master this skill a fraction faster than any other year group. Students had to program a number of different commands from turning, activating lights, touch sensors and and reduced speed. 

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