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Unit of work

Health tech

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

Lesson 1

Health of the nation


Students learn about health tech then research, evaluate and present real-life examples to develop their understanding of how technology is being used to improve people’s health.

Learning objectives

  • To understand some of the UK’s biggest health challenges
  • To be able to explain ‘health tech’
  • To be research and evaluate real-life examples of health tech being used to address health challenges

You will need

Downloadable resources:

  • Lesson plan
  • Lesson slides

Other resources:

Paper - large sheets, pens

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Lesson plan