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Quarter Past and Quarter To on Digital Clocks

Quarter Past and Quarter To on Digital Clocks

Miniclips: Telling Time

Introduce your students to telling time to quarter past and quarter to on digital clocks. This Miniclip provides a summary of the features of digital clocks and explains the characteristics of quarter past and quarter to times, with opportunities...Show More
Quarter Past and Quarter To on Analogue Clocks

Quarter Past and Quarter To on Analogue Clocks

Miniclips: Telling Time

Introduce your students to telling time to quarter past and quarter to on analogue clocks. This Miniclip provides a summary of the features of analogue clocks and explains the characteristics of quarter past and quarter to times, with...Show More
Cyberbullying: How to Avoid Cyber Abuse

Cyberbullying: How to Avoid Cyber Abuse

Responsible Use of Technology

Social networking is a great part of the Internet, but it's also important to be careful not to hurt other people's feelings. This video showcases a series of situations to stop cyberbullying. What would you do if someone shared an embarrassing...Show More
What Is Fake News? Tips For Spotting It

What Is Fake News? Tips For Spotting It

Responsible Use of Technology

There are news stories on the internet which are not real; this is known as fake news. Sometimes, fake news are shared to make us laugh, to get more likes or to hurt someone. This video provides tips and advice to learn how to tell the difference...Show More
Online Privacy: Internet Safety and Security

Online Privacy: Internet Safety and Security

Responsible Use of Technology

Social media is a great tool to communicate with our family and friends but it's important to be mindful of what we post, where we post it and who we share it with. In this video students will be given advice on how to protect their online privacy.
Properties of Materials in Design

Properties of Materials in Design

Miniclips

Have you ever stopped to think about the products you use every day? Why are they designed the way they are? And why are they made of particular materials? This Miniclip examines the properties of materials including being flexible, strong,...Show More
What Is Binary?

What Is Binary?

Miniclips: Algo's Coding Adventures

Binary is the language of computers! In this episode, students will learn what binary code is and how it allows us to see images, hear sound, watch movies, and read text on our computers. They will also discover how transistors and the processor...Show More
Why Do We Need so Many Languages?

Why Do We Need so Many Languages?

Miniclips: Algo's Coding Adventures

There are so many programming languages out there – so how do you pick the right one? In this episode, students will discover different programming languages such as HTML, Javascript, Python, C#, Ruby, and more. They will learn how each...Show More
What Are Algorithms?

What Are Algorithms?

Miniclips: Algo's Coding Adventures

Polly and Paul program Algo to cook them breakfast using instructions written as an algorithm – but what exactly is an ‘algorithm’? In this episode, students will discover what an algorithm is, the importance of writing them logically and...Show More
Why Learn Coding?

Why Learn Coding?

Miniclips: Algo's Coding Adventures

Computers are all around us and we use them every single day. But why should students learn how to code? In this episode, students will learn what coding is, why it’s important to develop computational thinking skills, and an overview of the...Show More
What Is a Computer?

What Is a Computer?

Miniclips: Algo's Coding Adventures

Have you ever wondered what makes up a computer? In this episode, students will learn why computers were invented, the different parts of a computer – including hardware and software – the role of the CPU, and the four functions that every...Show More
What Are Conditionals?

What Are Conditionals?

Coding in the Classroom

An animation on conditions in coding and how they work.
Conditionals in Plain English

Conditionals in Plain English

Coding in the Classroom

A presenter explains the use of conditionals within programming and how to teach it in the classroom
Variables in Plain English

Variables in Plain English

Coding in the Classroom

A presenter explains what variables are in coding and gives some examples.
What Are Variables?

What Are Variables?

Coding in the Classroom

An animation explaining variables in coding.
Loops in Plain English

Loops in Plain English

Coding in the Classroom

A presenter explains that loops are a set of instructions which are carried out repeatedly and how they are used in the Kano coding classroom.
What Is Computational Thinking?

What Is Computational Thinking?

Coding in the Classroom

A short animation on what computational thinking is and how it's used in coding.
What Are Loops?

What Are Loops?

Coding in the Classroom

An animation on how to understand loops.
What Is Sequencing?

What Is Sequencing?

Coding in the Classroom

An explanation of sequencing and algorithm as a specific order of tasks to get the right result
What Is Coding?

What Is Coding?

Coding in the Classroom

An explanation of what code is and where we can find it around us.
Means of Transport

Means of Transport

Spot the Different One: Visual Attention

Educational video for kids to spot the different transport icon emoji. This challenge is a wonderful resource to practice visual attention skills and mental agility. Students will have 15 seconds to spot the different emoji. Will players be able...Show More
My First Mobile: How Children Should Use Their Mobile Phones

My First Mobile: How Children Should Use Their Mobile Phones

Responsible Use of Technology

We use mobile phones to communicate with other people but these devices also give us access to the Internet, a virtual space with lots of potential, and also rules. This video encourages students to think about what you write online, be careful...Show More
Ring! Wring!

Ring! Wring!

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about technology and the earliest inventions, such as the wheel. They also gain appreciation for the importance of using technology respectfully. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum...Show More
Let’s Eat Out!

Let’s Eat Out!

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about various cuisine and the processes involved in preparing food from the kitchen to the table. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning...Show More
Designing Programs with Pseudocode

Designing Programs with Pseudocode

Computational Thinking Skills

Using the analogy problem of washing dirty dishes, this video explores the IPO model and pseudocode as tools to guide computational thinking. Students of lower secondary digital technologies will understand how using pseudocode can be an...Show More