Coding: What, How and Why? (PP-6)

21 places available

Start:  Friday 20 April 2018 - 9.00am

Finish: Friday 20 April 2018 - 12.30pm

New Premises:  SSTUWA building, 1 West Street, West Perth WA 6005 (off Thomas Street)


About the course

Join Tim Schmitz form Scitech at the SSTUWA to explore the Digital Technologies curriculum, focusing on coding through a variety of apps and websites. This hands-on workshop looks at loads of free activities you can use to teach coding and computational thinking. The activities range from simple 'unplugged' paper-based activities to apps and computer programs.

*Please bring along your own PC / Macbook*


This workshop will cover the following areas:

  • Coding in the WA Curriculum
  • Lesson planning
  • Cross-curricular coding
  • Assessing digital technologies
  • Digital and non-digital resources


$ 75 : Members: Part Time/Relief/Student
$ 150 : Members: Full Time
$ 250 : Non-Members

Includes morning tea


Tim Schmitz
Professional Learning Consultant

Nominated Audience

Teachers PP- Year 6

Members and Non-members

Professional Standards for Teachers in Western Australia

This training relates to the following standards :

Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning
Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning
Standard 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community