code.org – what a great teaching resource

John CowellClassroom Resources, Internet Resources, Learning platforms, Microcontroller, Programming, Teaching & Learning

code.org – what a great teaching resource
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Code.org is a one-stop shop for coding in schools. Pupils can experience an hour of code with safe activities to familiarise the concepts of programming.

BBC Microbit

Peter HudsonElectronics, Hardware, Microcontroller, Programming

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Offers a great introduction to programming and electronics to young students at a very affordable price. A very good microcontroller with more than enough features to compete with alternative offerings as well as the backing of the BBC. The wide range of resources and engaging activities available online make this a winning choice for teachers.