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Unit of work

Digital flashcards

Computational thinking, Languages, Programming | MakeCode | 7-11 yrs

Lesson 5

Debugging & evaluating


Pupils program the BBC micro:bit as a digital number flashcard and evaluate their programs against the design criteria before reviewing their learning from this unit.

Learning objectives

  • To follow an algorithm accurately to create a digital number flashcard
  • To write and debug programs that meets design criteria
  • To evaluate against design criteria

You will need

Downloadable resources:

  • Lesson plan
  • Lesson slides
  • Student handouts
    • Evaluation sheet
    • Evaluation support sheet
  • HEX files
    • Copy my image 1
    • Copy my image 2
    • Copy my image 3
    • Digital number flashcard

Other resources:

Student work from previous lesson

Lesson plan