What is Computational Thinking?
The purpose of this tutorial is to explore the skills students need to solve problems in a digital world.
In this tutorial you will learn about:
4 key concepts used to solve problems
Unplugged activities to encourage computational thinking
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What members learned from this tutorial
When students are overwhelmed in problem solving, whilst generally supporting all 4 process steps, I think decomposition and abstraction are 2 key points that can help reduce their anxiety. - Heidi NSW
Pattern recognition was particularly something of interest to me as I work with some students who have ASD and I think this will be a useful strategy. Thank you! - Yolande QLD
What computational thinking is and how to apply decomposition, pattern recognition, abstraction and algorithm design to further support students - Riccarda VIC