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DATA - REPRESENTATION: CSER Task 3: resources

Option 3: Create or share a resource to support a classroom or professional development learning activity about binary OR digital data. This could be a worksheet, a poster, a book, a game or any other idea!


In researching, I found a number of resources that I would consider using in the classroom. The research also proved most useful for my own professional development and understanding on binary. 

Firstly, this YouTube clip I thought provided an understanding of how computers work at an appropriate level for students as an introduction. 




Secondly, this Slide Share on the Binary System breaks it down even further, reinforcing the above:




Finally, I am becoming a huge fan of the Code website. Here is an activity - 'Binary Bracelets'  - a lesson that demonstrates how it's possible to take something we know and translate it into a series of on and offs. 






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