Starts: 4:00 p.m. Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Ends: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Cost: Free!

Upper Riccarton Library
71 Main South Rd
Sockburn, Christchurch
Canterbury region


Whether you are an absolute beginner or someone who has dabbled with programming and coding. Our focus is on having fun while integrating Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko into your classroom programme.

Join Joanne Roberts and Melissa Jones and explore how to integrate digital technologies and computational thinking into curriculum areas and gain an understanding of the fundamentals of programming using age appropriate programming languages.

These sessions run fortnightly on Wednesday's from 4pm to 5.30pm.

  • Session 1: Wednesday 12/02/2020
  • Session 2: Wednesday 26/02/2020
  • Session 3: Wednesday 11/03/2020
  • Session 4: Wednesday 25/03/2020

This meetup will be delivered in English however the content will be really beneficial to kura Māori also. We invite all Māori Medium kaiako to attend as the skills and knowledge covered in these sessions are relevant to Māori Medium contexts.

Ko te reo Pākehā te reo kawe i ēnei hui ā-kaupapa heoi anō he nui tonu te whaihua mō ngā kura arareo Māori. E pōhiritia ana ngā kaiako Arareo Māori kia uru mai kia kitea e koutou te hāngai o ngā pūkenga me ngā mātauranga ka kapia i ngā awheawhe ki nga horopaki ako Arareo Māori.