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Lesson Two – Temperature

This computing teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise using sensors to capture temperatures in different locations around the school. The class can identify and explain how information about temperature might be displayed using an electronic sensor device.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using sensors to capture temperatures in different locations around the school

Learning Objectives

Use technology to collect, store and analyse information. Use technology safely and responsibly when collecting data.

Learning Outcomes

I can use a device to collect and store and analyse real world data. I know how to work safely and responsibly when using technology.

Temperature

Teaching sequence to help the children practise using sensors to capture temperatures in different locations around the school

Temperature Data

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the class identify and describe how to use collected data about the weather

Thermometers

Template to help the children record temperatures of different locations around the school using an electronic sensor

Temperature

Interactive activity to help the children practise using sensors to capture temperatures in different locations around the school

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using sensors to capture temperatures in different locations around the school

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