Unpacking Digital Technologies for Primary Teachers

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Unpacking Digital Technologies for Primary Teachers

26 August @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Monday, repeating until 2 September, 2019

VENUE: Stanthorpe SHS Library, Stanthorpe, 4380

AGENDA:

Monday 22nd July – Session 1: Computers and their bits

Covering topics such as downloading images, connecting peripherals, and identifying computer hardware components. Possible extension into networks and their functions.

Targeted towards all primary teachers.

Monday 29th July – No session

Monday 5th August – Session 2: A bit of a byte into binary

Covering topics such as simple patterns, organising data, and an introduction to binary. Possible extension into converting binary to ASCII.

Targeted towards all primary teachers.

Monday 12th August – Session 3: Excelling in Excel

Covering topics such as introduction to Excel, organising data in Excel, and

Excel graphs and functions. Possible extension into conditional formatting.

Targeted towards all primary teachers.

Monday 19th August – Session 4: Cutting into the EDGE

Covering topics such as introductory algorithms, breaking down problems, documenting the process, user interfaces, flowcharts and pseudocode.

Targeted towards all primary teachers.

Monday 26th August – Session 5: Who codes the coders?

Covering topics such as introduction to coding, basic coding constructs, coding options. Possible extension into simple JavaScript.

Targeted towards year 3+ primary teachers.

Monday 2nd September – Session 6: Generally capable

Covering topics such as teaching essential computer skills, email, Internet searching skills, navigating a computer. Possibly extension on prior sessions.

Targeted towards all primary teachers.

BRING: Laptop / tablet

COST: nil (participants are asked to complete a pre- and post-workshop survey)

RSVP: 2pm the Friday before each session

ENQUIRIES:

Workshop content: Jeremy Schultz, QSITE Toowoomba Chapter Vice-Chair, Stanthorpe SHS – jschu102@eq.edu.au

Details

Date:
26 August
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

Jeremy Schultz
Phone:
4681 5888
Email:
jschu102@eq.edu.au

Venue

Stanthorpe State High School
2 McGlew St
Stanthorpe, Queensland 4380 Australia
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Phone:
4681 5888
Website:
https://stanthorpeshs.eq.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx