Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Math + Coding ‘Zine

A combination of math and coding ideas from George Gadanidis  

Math + Coding ‘Zine: http://researchideas.ca/mc/

Hour of Code 2017

How can you promote Computer Science during CS Ed week?

The Hour of Code is a global movement that happens each year as part of Computer Science Education Week. Students, Educators and Parents engage in one hour coding activities to explore computer science. Participate this year between December 4th to 10th, 2017 using the ideas below and share your learning using #SCDSBcodes.

For How-To Guides and resources to plan your classroom or school event visit our Hour of Code resource page.

Saturday, 25 February 2017


ScratchMaths is a two-year computing and mathematics-based curriculum designed by the UCL Knowledge Lab in London, England for Key Stage 2 pupils (Grades 5 and 6). Its aim is to enable pupils to engage with and explore important mathematical ideas through learning to program with Scratch. The ScratchMaths curriculum was designed to be delivered over two years, with 3 modules of activities per year BUT there are many activities that you could use to supplement your mathematics program.

Check out the Scratch Maths Curriculum Resources here.

Monday, 13 February 2017

What is Computational Thinking?

Walk through the Computational Thinking course from George Gadanidis to learn about computational thinking. There are many embedded classroom ideas and lessons.

Follow the instructions below if you’d like a certificate for your learning: