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Tagged With: coding

Micro:bit Challenge @RRIS

Hello everyone! I was very lucky to receive one of these in the post today – it’s a BBC micro:bit (a very small mini computer!) As you can see in the picture it comes with a wire to connect it to a computer and a battery pack. These are amazing little computers and I would … Continue reading »

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Using Kodable at Home @RRIS

Let’s have a look and see how the leaders got on at home with my challenge! B said “It was really easy – you had to make a path but the hardest part was to know that you didn’t need an arrow for each space on the path, it was for the whole line. Once … Continue reading »

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Working From Home Challenge @RRIS

It’s been so long since I have seen my amazing digital leaders that I thought I would set them a challenge to do at home before we ask all the other year 2 children to have a go too. We use the website here – you don’t need a login to play, just click the … Continue reading »

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Trying Makey Makey @RRIS

This week at the Digital Helpers lunch club we tried out Makey Makey!  We followed all the instructions to put the circuit together with the board and all the clips and leads. It looked rather complicated to start with once we understood what to do it was easy! We tried two different Makey Makey apps … Continue reading »

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Helpers Lunch Club @RRIS

A new group of helpers enjoyed getting to have a play around with the Spheroes and Ollies!

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First Ever Digital Helper Meeting @RRIS

This year the Digital Helpers have their own dedicated meeting and the first one was held this week. We have some exciting Ollies and Spheros which are programmable robots that you can steer!  The Digital Helpers worked with a partner and really enjoyed exploring what they could do.  They couldn’t wait to go and tell their … Continue reading »

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