What is Programming?
Programming is the process of designing and writing a set of instructions (a program) for a computer in a language it can understand. This can be simple, such as a program making a robot toy trace out a square, or incredibly sophisticated, such as those behind search engines and weather forecasting.
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Barefoot Resources Round-Up
Get all the Barefoot resources that have been released in response to COVID-19 this year. This article looks at each release including Barefoot Bytes and Barefoot Online.
16th October 2020
Barefoot Release Barefoot Bytes
Read all about Barefoot’s new resources 'Barefoot Bytes'. They provide fun and easy computational thinking-based activities for teachers to use in the classrooms.
26th August 2020
Beyond limits - 'Barefoot' Success Wins Award.
Find out what happened when Barefoot and a crowd of primary school students streamed live computer code to the largest screen in Europe, the Piccadilly Lights in London.
6th July 2020
Barefoot Launch Computing at Home Learning Page
To help parents support and promote computational thinking, Barefoot has launched a fantastic home learning page on the Barefoot computing website.
27th April 2020