Swift Playgrounds & Parrot Drones - Coding and Computational Thinking
Date & Time
Sunday, April 22, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
In this session Dave will provide an overview of the aims, successes and lessons learnt to date from the implementation of a Coding curriculum with grade 5 classes. Participants will gain an insight into how, using accessible tools and with a minimum of additional support, teachers across the spectrum of tech expertise can develop a rich, engaging learning experience that incorporates project-based and inquiry learning, personalization, digital literacy, computational thinking, coding and so much more! During the hands-on activity participants will programme and fly a Parrot Drone using Appleā€™s Swift Playgrounds programming tool. BYO iPad with Swift Playgrounds and the Parrot Education Subscription loaded (both free). A limited number of loaner iPads will be available.
Location Name
Student Academic Centre
Full Address
Mulgrave School
2330 Cypress Bowl Lane
West Vancouver British Columbia V7S 3H9
Session Type
Primary, Middle, Leadership, Technical
iPad/Mobile, Coding