Lesson 1: Tinkering with Sonic Pi

Children are introduced to Sonic Pi and given the opportunity to explore its capabilities and learn about debugging

Learning Objectives

  • To tinker

  • Predicting what I think something new will do

  • Exploring something independently

  • Explaining what I found

Lesson Plan

Tinkering with Sonic Pi
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Sonic Pi Basic Commands
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Sway Grantham,  
Computing specialist
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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