Big Data 2

In this topic, children build upon their knowledge of how networks and the Internet are able to share information. They will learn how big data can be used to design smart buildings to improve efficiency, before designing their own smart schools. They will also explore the potential dangers of big data.

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Lesson 6: Transferring data

In this lesson, children learn how data can be safely transferred


Lesson 7: Data usage

In this lesson, children will investigate the data usage of online activities


Lesson 8: The Internet of Things

In this lesson, children will learn to identify how data analysis can improve city life


Lesson 9: Designing a smart school

In this lesson, children use their knowledge of Big Data and the Internet of Things and design a system for a smart school


Lesson 10: Smart school presentation

In this lesson, children present their ideas for turning a school into a smart school and consider whether using this data could create any privacy issues