Sale High School

Year 9 MMU Higher Level Learner Computing Workshop

Year 9 MMU Higher Level Learner Computing Workshop

 

Sale High's Technology department were lucky enough on Tuesday to work with Manchester Metropolitan University as part of a Computing workshop. 28 Higher Level Learners and Computing students were specially selected to have a real-world experience of how Computing is used in industry as well as have the chance to use some cutting-edge kit. Activities included the following:

 

Activity 1

Makey-makey fruit activity

Students connect up fruit to the computers and use them as keyboards

Activity 2

Arduino traffic light activity

Build the Arduino circuit and download and compile code to create traffic lights.

Activity 3

Micro:bits

3 different micro:bit projects available: finger football, cat and mouse, love match.

Activity 4

Robotics

Pupils get the robot to follow the lines along the square with and  without sensors.

Students Higher Level Learners Year 9 MMU Higher Level Learner Computing Workshop

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