Session 103

Title: Introducing students to coding through Makey Makey projects

Presenter: James Mallios, James Cook Boys Technology High School

Type: Practical

Duration: 60 mins

Overview: Participants will explore the concepts of a Maker Space being introduced through a practical activity highlighting the human-computer interface to activate code utilizing a Makey Makey device. The activity and examples presented will suit stage 3 to stage 5 students. Everyone attending the workshop will have the opportunity to collaborate in small teams to develop and test their creations.

Target Audience: K-12, School Leaders

Requirements: laptop