Workshop – ELECTRONICS, CODING & PROGRAMMING

Electronics

Squishy circuits

Learn about electronics and circuits using conductive play dough.  Experiment with Series and Parallel circuits. Find out about conductors and insulators.  Add different inputs and outputs such as LEDs, motors or buzzers.  Design and make your own electronic product.

Suitable for Reception classes, KS1 and KS2

Coding & Programming

Crumble

An easy to use electronics controller, a few Croc leads and a USB lead are all you need to get experimenting with LEDs, motors and sensors.  (Software will need to be downloaded, please contact me for further details)

Students will learn about simple coding using easy drag and drop software enabling them to control inputs and outputs such as lights, motors, buzzers. After receiving some training the final outcomes are endless… What can you create?

Makey Makey

Makey Makey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It’s a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between: Students can experiment with a range of different items and materials to make their own exciting controllers, such as a banana piano, some potato bongos. They can create their own controllers to control their own games designed with Scratch.

Suitable for KS1 & KS2.

 

 

 

WORKSHOPS

Tech 4 Fun offers a range of whole day or Half day experiences.
All of the workshops are age and ability appropriate and are suitable for Reception through to KS2.

Contact us for more information.

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Tom MacMillan is an ex Head of Design & Technology and founded Tech4Fun
with a view to introducing younger children to the technology of their future.
Tech 4 Fun has enhanced DBS and full liability insurance.