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BBC Micro:bit: Hands-on Learning for Primary Teachers (plus Micro:bit Playground Survey)

Contact: schoolsupport@c2kni.org.uk

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Join us for a two-hour workshop designed to introduce primary teachers to the versatile world of micro:bit. Through a series of hands-on demos and guided activities, teachers will gain familiarity with the micro:bit platform and explore the newly released Playground Survey content (https://tinyurl.com/57m5h9b9).

The ‘Playground Survey’ is a series of seven fun, cross-curricular activities, designed to work flexibly to help teachers get their pupils to engage with their school’s outdoor environments.

Workshop Content:

  • Introduction to Micro:bit: Learn about the features and capabilities of the micro:bit microcontroller.
  • Demo Projects: Explore a variety of demo projects to understand the practical applications of the micro:bit in the classroom.
  • Micro:bit Playground Survey: Showcase of the micro:bit playground survey activities and witness them in action.
  • In-school Support Offer: Following the workshop, AmmA will extend an exclusive opportunity for participating teachers to receive in-class support for their students - helping you implement micro:bit into your classrooms.
  • Q&A Session

Requirements:

Participants are required to bring along their Surface Pro for the workshop.

These workshops will take place on:

Date

Time

Location

Platform

Closes (at 12:00pm)

Monday 29th April 2024

1:00pm – 3:00pm

South West (Omagh TEC)

Microbit

Friday 26th April 2024 

Tuesday 7th May 2024

1:00pm – 3:00pm

AmmA Centre South West

Microbit

Friday 3rd May 2024

Friday 10th May 2024

10:00am – 12:00pm

North (Antrim Board Centre)

Microbit

Friday 3rd May 2024

Tuesday 14th May 2024

1:00pm – 3:00pm

North (Nerve Centre Derry/Londonderry)

Microbit

Friday 3rd May 2024

To book yourself onto one of these workshops please complete the online booking for by the relevant closing date. 

Provider:
Education Authority

Audience:
Primary

Sub-Cover:
No

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