Lesson 9: Computers That Changed the World

After learning about the evolution of computers, children select one historical computer to research and present information about

Learning Objectives

  • Researching one of the computers that changed the world and present information about it

  • Researching information carefully and recognising whether information is reliable

  • Knowing how to correctly cite and record sources for information found on the Internet

Lesson Plan

Researching and presenting information about a computer that changed the world
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Presentation: Computers that changed the world

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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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