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Daisy the Dinosaur
A content rich approach to K-5
Sam Patterson MFA EdD 2014
Before students begin programming, we
want to activate their prior knowledge.
Where is programming in your daily life?
Prepare to be Amazed
I am always looking for an interface with built
I need the platform to be smarter than I am.
In practice, this means that the tutorials sites
sell are often worth the cost. (Tynker,
Scaffolding, support that you can see through
Even on an iPad, paired work supports CS
learning goals as well as content and social
The Power of Pairs
K-1 Bee Bots
1-2 Daisy the Dinosaur
My Leveled Sequence at a Glance
Daisy The Dinosaur
Tablet Based Programming
Great for Pre-readers full version $6.99
Class support available in Kodable Sync
Let’s Take a Look!
(live view and play along)
K-2 Bee Bots - easy and good content
Sphero- multiple apps for multiple entry
Everything goes better with Robots
Standards -computational thinking,
Lessons from Sphero EDU
The Important Details