Creating a Game from Scratch
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A fun workshop with coding your own games with Scratch. We will also take a look at using the iPads to code drones and robots using the Swift programming language, tackling some critical thinking and problem solving activities.
Start date: 10:00am, 16th Mar, 2019
End date: 3:30pm, 16th Mar, 2019
Location: Bury St Edmunds , East Anglia
Masterclass year groups: 3, 4, 5
Masterclass leader: Richard Poth
Bio: Richard has been teaching nearly 14 years. After six years in the primary sector in Essex in the UK, specialising in computing, he moved to Malaysia and worked as an Education Technology Specialist in an international school. Over the next six years he also worked in Singapore and South Korea supporting the integration of technology into all aspects of teaching and learning. In 2017, he moved back to the UK with his young family to start his own company with the aim to help schools move forward with EdTech. He now works in several different UK schools supporting the development of technology pedagogically and strategically. He has successfully implemented G-suite for Education as well as developeding iPad and Coding programmes in many schools. Richard also runs a Coding Club during holidays so gifted children can have the chance to learn more about coding. Richard is a Google Certified Trainer, Educator and Innovator, an Apple Distinguished Educator and Apple Profession Learning Specialist. His passion is to innovate, integrate and inspire by supporting technology in education as a tool for learning.
Venue: St Mary's Cof E Primary Academy
Address: Trinity Avenue, Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds , Suffolk, IP28 7LR