CS Unplugged: Field guide: Algorithms

An online resource for teaching Computer Science to students, this chapter focusses on Algorithms. This chapter covers what an algorithm is, and why they are such a fundamental idea in computer science. Find out more about the two most common and important types of algorithms - Searching and Sorting.

Additional details

Year band(s) F-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Algorithms
Keywords Professional learning, Algorithms, Computational Thinking, Sorting, Searching

University of Canterbury, New Zealand


University of Canterbury, New Zealand. Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0.