Lesson 3: Precise instructions

In this 'unplugged' lesson instead of using technology, the children physically assume the roles of programmer (giving instructions) and Bee-Bot (carrying out the instructions)

Learning Objectives

  • Following precisely Bee-Bot instructions given by the controller

  • Giving precise Bee-Bot instructions as the controller

  • Checking and judging that the Bee-Bot instructions given by the controller are correct

Lesson Plan

Following precise instructions
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Teacher Video: Precise instructions

Presentation: Precise instructions


Beebot mask and controller
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Sway Grantham,  
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Sway Grantham (@SwayGrantham) is a Primary School Teacher, a CAS Master Teacher and Specialist Leader in Education for Primary ICT. She also has a BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching (Primary). She has written several curricula and conducted research into the…
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