I’m delighted to be able to offer a new workshop for 2019 – Electronic music (using Sonic Pi). For those of you not familiar with Sonic Pi, it is a code based music creation and performance tool, which enables the user to quickly develop engaging musical content. Whilst children can use the tool to develop Read more about Electronic music workshops (using Sonic Pi) now available[…]
For a while now, I’ve had a scheme of work available here. I was recently contacted on Twitter to see if there were any example resources or output available, so I have uploaded them here.
In July, I was able to attend and deliver a number of sessions at the Computer Science Teachers’ Association (CSTA) conference in Omaha, Nebraska. I’d previously visited schools in California to see how they deliver Exploring Computer Science http://www.exploringcs.org/ so I was particularly interested to hear how other areas of the country implemented their CS curriculum. Read more about Visiting Omaha, Nebraska for the CSTA 2018 conference[…]
Now work has quietened down slightly for the academic year, I’ve had a chance to play with the Beta version of Scratch 3.0, which can be found at https://preview.scratch.mit.edu/ The interface feels much cleaner and more in line with other block based programming environments, such as the Tickle app. However, the area I’m most interested in Read more about Scratch 3.0 and the micro:bit[…]