Computational Thinking Unplugged

In this lesson, students will learn concepts such as Algorithm, Decompose, Abstraction and Pattern Matching that create a Computational Thinking foundation.

Additional details

Year band(s) 3-4, 5-6
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Computational thinking
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Define problems with given design criteria and by co-creating user stories


Follow and describe algorithms involving sequencing, comparison operators (branching) and iteration


Define problems with given or co developed design criteria and by creating user stories

Keywords Computational Thinking, Algorithm, Decompose, Abstraction, Pattern recognition


2005 Computer Science Unplugged. Free-for-education material.