School Holiday Activity: Scratch Computer Programming Workshop

What do kids learn at a School Holiday Scratch Computer Programming Workshop? There are so many life skills as well as coding

Why learn Scratch programming?

Why learn Scratch programming? Every parent or educator should be familiar with Scratch or coding. Knowing code and knowing how to program

Why is the study of Digital Technologies important for kids?*

The Australian Curriculum of Digital Technologies for Australian Kids What is Digital Technology? Digital technology is not just about playing games on

What is ‘coding’ or programming?*

What is 'coding' or programming? What does Algorithm, Decomposition, Abstraction and Logical Sequencing mean? The word ‘coding’ is often used interchangeably with

What is so important about Computational Thinking?*

You can get better at figuring things out on your own when you know a few 'thinking' tricks. These tricks are unique

What is the difference between ICT and Digital Technologies?

Did you know that ICT stands for Information and Communication Technology? ICT in education means teaching and learning with ICT. The Australian

What is Computational Thinking?

Computational Thinking is a major focus in the Australian curriculum of Digital Technologies learning. But, what does it mean, and why is

Do you know the Australian Curriculum for Digital Technologies?

The Australian Curriculum: Technologies describes two distinct but related subjects: Design and Technologies, in which students use design thinking and technologies to

What is a Web Page?

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Is your child equipped with Computational Thinking – The Skill of the 21st Century?

Australian kids should be aware of computational thinking because the concept of computational thinking is a key component of the Australian Curriculum