Computational thinking

​KS3 Computer Science: ​Computational thinking

This module contains:

  • An editable PowerPoint lesson presentation
  • Editable revision handouts
  • A glossary which covers the key terminologies of the module
  • Topic mindmaps for visualising the key concepts
  • Printable flashcards to help students engage active recall
  • A quiz with answer key to test knowledge and understanding of the module
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A ​Computational thinking

Computational thinking is a thought process involved in formulating a problem with data available and expressing its solution in such a way that computers can effectively carry it out.

This ​KS3 ​Computational thinking module introduces computers to your students, explaining:

  • ​How to think like a computer
  • ​Decomposition
  • ​Algorithm design
  • Different types of computers
  • ​Data and pattern identification
  • ​Abstraction

More Computer Theory Modules

Computational thinking is one lesson in our Computer Theory module. The other theory lessons can be found below: