Category: Programming

CodeWeek is coming. Let’s get Bradford coding!

Many of you will deliver regular coding sessions to young people and adults through work or voluntarily through clubs such as the Bradford CoderDojo. You may not be aware that Europe Code Week runs from the 7th – 22nd October this year and...

Get to grips with the BBC micro:bit

The micro:bit is small computer that costs just £11 and is an educational and creative tool to inspire a new generation of young people. It can be used across the curriculum, not just in STEM subjects. It can help give young people the...

Beyond Scratch

A lot of schools use Scratch and that’s great but sometimes there are things you want to do with it and you can’t very easily. You may have pupils that are wanting to do bigger and better things with programming and this is...

BAFTA Young Games Designer awards 2016

      Are your pupils budding game designers or creative coders?  If you have pupils in school who have got what it takes then they could enter the BAFTA Young Games Designer of the Year competition. For the Game Concept Award, BAFTA are...

The Codebug has landed!

We are delighted to announce our recent purchase of a class set of Codebugs! What are Codebugs I hear you ask!  They are  cute, programmable, light-up wearable mini computers that you can program!  They are  an instant, fun intro to coding and physical computing...