Lesson 5: Computing Heroes Part 2

Using their digital literacy skills, pupils research and present information about a historical computing figure, explaining the impact of their significance

Learning Objectives

  • Researching and presenting information about historical figures in computing

  • Identifying why historical figures were influential in creating modern computers

  • Presenting information using a presentation software

  • Explaining why a historical figure is important

Lesson Plan

Researching and presenting information about historical figures in history
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Presentation: Computing heroes part 2

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Cat Lamin,  
Computing specialist
Cat was a committed primary school teacher for twelve years. After starting her independent consultancy ‘Crossover Solutions’ she has travelled to Argentina, Brazil and America to share her wealth of knowledge of computer science with other teachers. Her enjoyment for…
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