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Unit of work

Computing fundamentals

Computational thinking, Computer systems, Programming | MakeCode | 11-14 yrs

Lesson 6

Computer systems 2

Introduction

Students showcase their understanding of the BBC micro:bit by creating a short explainer video including what they have learnt about computer systems, programming and computational thinking.

Learning objectives

  • To plan and create a short explainer video about micro:bit
  • To follow criteria and use criteria to evaluate
  • To review and evaluate learning

You will need

Downloadable resources:

  • Lesson plan
  • Lesson slides
  • Student handouts
    • video planning sheet
    • video evaluation

Other resources:

Video cameras (optional), screen recording software (optional), microphones (optional), headphones

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Lesson plan