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Unit of work

Health tech

Computational thinking, Design & technology, Sciences | MakeCode | 11-14 yrs

Lesson 3

Prototyping innovations

Introduction

Students develop their computational thinking skills and complete their prototype.

Learning objectives

  • To work effectively as a team to develop a prototype for a health tech innovation
  • To design an accurate, detailed algorithm for at least one prototype feature
  • To use the algorithm to write, test and debug a working micro:bit program

You will need

Downloadable resources:

  • Lesson plan
  • Lesson slides
  • HEX file: step tracker example

Other resources:

Paper - large sheets, pens

Lessons created in partnership with Nominet

Lesson plan