Video persuading kids to learn coding
Date: Sun 10 Mar 2013
Source: The Guardian
Fantastic resources on music and coding from Coder Dojo.
Great recipe cards and imaginative ideas for using Raspberry Pis
Videos showing programs engaging girls with coding and electronics.
Comprehensive guide to setting up a Maker Club, Code Club or Hackathon
Set of 11 challenges to introduce computer science principles.
Great links to influential women in technology, created for International Women's Day.
Stargazers could enjoy a rare spectacle as a bright comet swings into the Northern Hemisphere. The icy mass, called C/2011 L4 Pan-Starrs, should be visible with binoculars or a telescope from 8 March.
Date: Fri 08 Mar 2013
Source: BBC News
No need to carry around heavy equipment, demonstrate conservation of momentum easily with this Newton's Cradle app, using your device's accelerometer to get those balls swinging! Suitable for Android users.
A great app to help pupils visually understand fractions, and comparing and organising fractions. Recent updates allow score-keeping.