The first Google CS4HS workshop program in Hong Kong

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Organizers: City University of Hong Kong, Google

Targeting Audience: Teachers who are teaching ICT classes for Secondary 1-3 or who require training in basic Computer Science knowledge

Workshop Schedule: 16 Dec 2016 (Friday) 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (7 hours of instructions)
*Teachers may count their CPD hours after this programme

Venue: City University of Hong Kong

Brief outline of the workshops:

Session 1 (16 Dec 10AM-12PM):
● introduction to CS (computer science)
● how does CS improve our everyday life & why should we learn CS
● hands-on coding with Scratch and Minecraft hour of code
Session 2 (16 Dec 1PM-3PM):
● introduction to game-based learning
● introduction to a game making tool: Construct 2
● hands-on making a Construct 2 game
● Brief break
Session 3 (16 Dec 3PM-6PM):
● robotics: hands-on coding with robots Dash & Dot
● hands-on with mathematics game: Algebra Game
● how to bring coding, game-based learning and robotics into your classroom
● what can your students learn from them and how can they help you to teach
● discussion and certificate award

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