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Computing Enrichment Event – Hull

14th June 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

What is a Computing Enrichment Event?

The Tablet Academy are excited to offer schools the opportunity to take part in a Computing Festival where students will be exposed to some of the most innovative uses of technology in the classroom. During the Festival students will have the opportunity to program robots, collaborate in Minecraft, develop online games and program their own LEGO creations.

The details…

The Computing Enrichment Events are designed for Key Stage 2 (Years 5 & 6) and Key Stage 3 (Years 7 & 8) students and focus on the Computing Curriculum. They provide teachers with the opportunity to see what is available to support the curriculum and students the chance to experience new technology.

Workshop Content:

Hour of Code: Develop your own online game.

Minecraft: Collaborate to programme a Lighthouse

Dash Robots: Program robots to complete the maze

Lightbot: Use logical thinking to program a virtual robot

Robotic Arm: Remove the “Nuclear waste” using the robotic arm

LEGO WeDo: Build and program your own machine

Pupil Workshops (09:00-11:30 and 13:00-15:30)* – The day is split into two workshops, morning and afternoon, each workshop can accomodate up to 30 pupils consisting of 1 teacher and up to 5 students from 6 different schools. The workshops are led by consultants from the Tablet Academy who will guide staff and students through the circuit of activities allowing pupils to learn and teachers to observe and learn as well.

*Learning content is repeated in both the morning and afternoon workshops.

Need more information?

Call 01952 567450 or email info@tablet-academy.com

About Tablet Academy

Tablet Academy have established a reputation for delivering independent, device agnostic advice and training for education. Their links with industry partners, software developers and over 700 schools, supporting more than 12,000 teachers annually provides a unique perspective of the use of technology into teaching and learning, and our workshops focus on the curriculum, not the technology. For more information email mark@tablet-academy.com


Wawne Primary School
10 Greens Lane Wawne, Hull, HU7 5XT
Hull,HU7 5XTGB
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