Computing fosters the creation of artifacts and creative expression. Programming is a creative process.


Micro:bit Emulator and Sample Programs

Many of you are aware of the emulator for the Micro:bit. Here is the website and some example programs you or your students can tinker around with. 

Classroom Organization

I liked the idea that was brought up during the summer workshop of using shower board, cut to the size of posters (I choose 18x24) and with a hole drilled into it, as a way for my students to present their findings from their group work.

Engaging your ECS students from Day 1

I decided to do something a bit different this year after seeing how important group work was with ECS.  Instead of just having the students come in each class period and sitting down, I introduced sorting and communication through having them sit according to my board (see at