Lesson 2: Weather Stations

Pupils design a weather station which gathers and records sensor data, explaining how it works and the units of measurement it would use

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding what sensor data is

  • Knowing different units of measurement

  • Designing a device to sense and record the weather

Lesson plan

Weather stations
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Presentation: Weather stations

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Richard Williams,  
Computing specialist
Richard is a Year 6 Teacher at St. Pancras Primary School. Richard’s passion for teaching was recognised when he received Suffolk’s ‘Raising The Bar’ award for Innovation 2016. With his class he made the world’s first guided VR:360 school tour…
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