Google’s Gizmos and Gadgets Workshop

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Google’s Gizmos and Gadgets Workshop

24 November @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

QSITE FNQ is offering educators an opportunity to learn how to code using Scratch, drones, robots and Arduinos with hands-on experiences with free, classroom-ready resources that target the Digital Technologies Australian Curriculum.

Who Should Attend?

Primary and secondary teachers and teacher aides who are looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum.

Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources, skills and extra support with the implementation of the Australian Curriculum.

What are the sessions?

The following workshops will be run concurrently:

Taking Flight:

Experience drone technology first hand and learn how it can be mapped in the curriculum.

Schools that send 3 or more teachers they will receive a free ‘Tello’ drone.

Clever Classroom Coding:

Scratch Beyond the Basics…Using Scratch Extensions with Makey Makey, Microbits and EV3s.

Schools that send 1 teacher will receive a MakeyMakey or Micro:bit.

Short Circuit Saturday:

Spheros, EV3s and Blue Bots learn how to integrate these devices into the curriculum.

Schools that send 3 or more teachers they will receive a ‘Sphero’ device to takeaway.

Innovative Design – Makerspace

Makerspace How-To. This workshop will focus on the different components of a Makerspace, possible projects and the use of tools such as soldering and multimeters. Schools that send 1 teacher will receive a MakeyMakey or Arduino.

Is there a cost?

Registrations are free… however, for your school to receive the ‘gift’ (stated above) you must meet the attendance requirements for the session that you have nominated to attend.

Please note that 48 hours notice is required for registration cancellations.

Date: Saturday, 23rd November 2019

Time: 9:00 to 12:00pm

(includes light morning tea)

Venue: Bentley Park College

Enquiries: lhows3@eq.edu.au or Lorena.Goodall@qed.qld.gov.au

Event flyer: Google QSITE PD

Details

Date:
24 November
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/qsite-fnq-googles-gizmos-and-gadgets-workshop-tickets-79477237557

Organiser

Leigh Howser

Venue

Bentley Park College
47 McLaughlin Rd
Bentley Park, QLD 4869 Australia
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Website:
https://bentleyparkcollege.eq.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx