Lesson 3: Inputs and outputs

Learning that the more Random Access Memory (RAM) the robot has, the more instructions it can carry out in a row, pupils play a game that simulates programming a Mars Rover

Learning Objectives

  • Identifying the computer architecture of the Mars Rovers

  • Identifying sensors

  • Knowing the difference between computer input and output

  • Explaining how the size of RAM affects the processing of data

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Inputs and outputs
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Kapow Primary, 
Computing specialist
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