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|Computers For Communication||Preview|
|Computers For Learning||Preview|
|Computers For Work||Preview|
|Games, Toys and Robots||Preview|
|Making An Algorithm - 1||Preview|
|Making An Algorithm - 2||Preview|
|Staying Safe On Computers And The Internet||Preview|
|Using A Computer||Preview|
|What Can You Do With A Computer?||Preview|
|Writing Code - 1||Preview|
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|Writing On A Computer||Preview|
Quizzes make learning fun! There is no quicker way to learn about Computer Science in Elementary School - Grades 3, 4 and 5
Computers are wonderful things but it is important that children understand that they are not the be-all-and-end-all of life. As Emo Philips said “A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing’!
It’s important for young children to grasp the concept that computers don’t think for themselves, they need to be programmed to do what we want them to do. So, let’s start with the basics and work upwards from there…
Let’s take a quizzical look at algorithms – the step by step process that makes computers do things and solve problems. Let’s try and understand how computer games and computerized toys come about and let’s delve into the greatest wonder of our age – the Internet.
Today’s children will probably witness a technological revolution that will change the world more profoundly that the Industrial Revolution of the early 19th Century. Let’s play some computerized quizzes and start to prepare them for it!