Task 3: Data- RepresentationCategory
I have done this activity with Yr7/8s while teaching networks: Binary data
firs the students need to do a 20 minute game by consolidati..
A classroom activity to have students encoding and decoding data is to look at the Semaphore flag system. The teacher would start by disc..
I found this resource on the CS Unplugged website. I made my own miniature binary cards which I laminated f..
This is a resource I found on CS Unplugged and have adapted to use some of the ideas in binary lessons. I m..
Task 3 Braille worksheet
This is a great activity for using digital d..
Have students complete puzzles using a key or commonly used language such as binary and then create their own hidden messages with the sam..
While I haven’t done this with a class yet, I have tried it with my 10 year old son. Create a scavenger hunt with cryptic clues. Attach th..
My idea for a lesson tat I hope to use is to have students select their favourite art piece that they have created and then make a video o..
Students could write their birthday on a piece of paper and pair with some one to convert in to a binary digits. Then the class can random..
This is a lesson that teaches kids how to code and use bi..
I found this interesting activity to teach data representation. Morse code uses dots, dashes and spaces to represent letters numbers and s..
Task 3: Option 3
I found the following activity idea suited for Year 5-6 students, outlining how a binary lesson could be introduced an..
Option 2 – Using a code, write a letter to each student and get them to decipher and then respond using the original code
Option 4 – If teaching remotely – you could get students to record amounts of rain across a week, the weather across a month, amounts of f..
I have chosen option 3 for task 3. A resource to support classroom development is an activity called Binary Bracelets. The resource is a d..
This resource is built for the older children who have a foundational understanding of bi..
Binary Code classroom activity – students encrypt their birthday, then another student has to decode it.
I found two online games that could be useful as learning activities for binary numbers.
For this task, I thought a musical activity might be interesting. This task is an extension to the notation taught to junior primary child..