STEM+C and IoT Workshops

STEM+C and IoT Workshops

The Coding Education Unit of the Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology (LTTC) is offering workshops on STEM+C and Internet of Things (IoT). You are cordially invited to join these workshops to learn and experience how to organise STEM+C and IoT activities for primary school students.

STEM+C and IoT Workshops

Workshops Details

person Target: All students are welcome
class Instructor: LTTC staff
calendar_today Date: August to October 2022
(Please check each workshop content and schedule below)
tag Quota: 20 students per workshop (first-come-first-served)

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      • You will be invited to fill in tests and evaluation form in 10 – 15 minutes before and after joining each of the workshops.
      • The workshop is free. STEM+C equipment and accessories will be provided by LTTC while you need to bring your own laptop computer to join the workshops.
      • For students who attend the workshop and complete the assignment/project, a certificate will be awarded and the hours of the workshops will be recorded in the Experiential Learning and Achievements Transcript (ELAT) under “student participation in co-curricular activities”.

Workshop 1: Sports Expert, Mini Cable Car (micro:bit 2.0 + MakeCode)

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Workshop Content

Teach STEM with the latest micro:bit version 2 and MakeCode!
This unit is perfect for junior primary beginners to learn STEM and start coding.
By creating a sound-controlled sportsman system, and a gesture-controlled cable car system with recycled materials, students will learn basic concepts, practices and perspectives of our STEM + Computing framework.

calendar_today Date: 11 Oct 2022 (Tue)
schedule Time: 2:00 – 4:30 pm (2.5 hours)
location_on Venue: Face-to-face at STEM Innovation Hub (C-LP-06)
language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English

Workshop 2: Smart Trash Can (M5StickC + UIFlow)

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Workshop Content

An automatic Smart Trash Can could be a solution to the hygienic problems caused by traditional trash cans. This workshop will give you the idea of STEM+C practices, concepts and perspectives. Students will be able to play with, analyze, code, craft and build Smart Trash Can system with M5StickC, UIFlow and daily life materials.

calendar_today Date: 27 Oct 2022 (Thu)
schedule Time: 2:00 – 4:30 pm (2.5 hours)
location_on Venue: Face-to-face at STEM Innovation Hub (C-LP-06)
language Language: Cantonese supplemented with English

(Please note that the course information in this email is for general reference only and is subject to change at any time without notice. The course/workshop would be rescheduled or canceled if deemed necessary.)