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BBC (2020): Bitesize KS3 Computer Science.
Bitesize is a free online teaching tool from the BBC. It includes the subjects "Media Studies", "Computer Sciences" and "Design and Technology" – in the latter, terms such as "computational thinking" or algorithms are explained. In the categories there are glossaries for individual terms as well as videos and small films. Addresses children and young people from 5 to 16 years.
Who created the resource?
If 'Other', specify here
Website, Video (movie, documentary, video series), Game (digital, board, simulation game)
Target Group Age
Kids (<10), Teenagers (14-16)
Target Group Size
Target Group: Prior knowledge required?
If any - What kind of prior knowledige is required?
Up to 1 hour
Publication Date / Last Updated
Technical Requirements / Accessibility
access to internet, laptop, speakers or headphones
Comment / Feedback
The tool adresses children from England, Wales and Scotland as it is designed for these countries' school system. Only suitable for pupils and students that speak english well.