K’uriosity with Kano – Building Blocks of Computing in Activity Week 2019
Character / Computer Science

K’uriosity with Kano – Building Blocks of Computing in Activity Week 2019

This year’s Activities Week has brought a repeat of the creativity and scientific based challenges to Computer Science again. In an office deep in London’s trendy Shoreditch, Alex Klein from Kano had a mission to assemble a small team to address an important task: trying to make the Raspberry Pi more user-friendly. So Klein and … Continue reading

BBC Microbit
Computer Science

BBC Microbit

The year 7 students at Chis and Sid have been introduced to their new BBC Microbit devices. This  is a groundbreaking collaboration between 29 partners including ARM, Barclays, BBC, element14, Freescale, Lancaster University, Microsoft, Nordic Semiconductor, Samsung, ScienceScope, Technology Will Save Us and the Wellcome Trust to give a pocket-sized computer to every year 7 … Continue reading