2018 Term 2 STEM

During term two:

Grade Prep (Foundation) continued to used Kidpix 3D to improve their fine motor skills to handle the mouse and keyboards as well as learning to log on to a laptop, open a designated program, to create pictures and print them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

they also used Cubetto Robots to learn basic directional coding. Covering pictographic maps, 4 points of a compass & coordinates on a map.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade 1 & 2:

During term 2, students developed and displayed their skills using the 2Assess ICT-program. They print their certificates and result feedback sheets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students used Physical Bee-bots to complete directional coding exercises then used the digital version of Bee-bots to complete directional coding tasks on various mats. 

 

 Grade 3 & 4:

Students logged into STILE to be introduced to a student LMS (Learning Management System)

Students developed and displayed their skills using the 2Assess ICT-program. They print their certificates and result feedback sheets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students disassembled Lego NXT robots back to their original kits, then reassembled the robots for use in coding the robots using “Lego Mindstorms.

 

 

 

Grade 5 & 6:

Students logged into STILE and completed lesson and questionnaire on  “Asynchronous / Synchronous learning”.

During Term 2,

Students developed and displayed their skills using the 2Assess ICT-program. They print their certificates and result feedback sheets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students continued using a “Rubik’s cube ” to learn and practice a sequence of 8 algorithms. 

 

 

 

 

 

Students used their iPads, using the app Sphero Edu to drive the Sphero robots, then used the Sphero games app to complete Sphero challenges.