Hodder Cambridge Lower Secondary Computing 8
by Tristan Kirkpatrick, Pam Jones, Ben Barnes, Margaret Debbadi
Deliver an exciting computing course for ages 11-14, building on students’ existing computing skills and experience whilst demonstrating new concepts, with practice opportunities to ensure progression.
- Recap and activate students’ prior knowledge with ‘Do you remember?’ panels and introduce more advanced skills with ‘Challenge yourself!’ tasks.
- Allow students to demonstrate their knowledge creatively with engaging end of unit projects that apply skills and concepts in a range of different contexts.
- Develop computational thinking with an emphasis on broadening understanding throughout the activities
- Provide clear guidance on e-safety with a strong focus throughout.