Online Platform for Schools - CodeMonkey
DET Approved Coding Platform Under a Standing Offer Arrangement
Junior Engineers offers an interactive and engaging, online platform called CodeMonkey that empowers teachers to confidently deliver classes in computer coding, without any prior experience in coding!
Standing Offer Arrangement DET-SOA-85572A
Junior Engineers is now a preferred supplier of the Department of Education and Training (DET) under a Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA) DET-SOA-85572A for the provision of Online Instructional Software called CodeMonkey – the leading, online coding platform for children in grades K – 10.
This SOA provides Queensland schools and other eligible customers with access to cost effective and high-quality online solutions to support their delivery of the Digital Technologies Curriculum.
THE VALUE OF THE PLATFORM
Suitable for every teacher
Teachers are not required to have any programming experience when they come to teach coding using CodeMonkey.
Complete course, ready to go
The platform is accompanied by a curriculum guide which includes 35 detailed lesson plans with both online and offline activities. The automated grading system and teacher dashboard enables teachers to track student progress in real time and assess their quality of understanding. It also enables teachers to provide differentiated learning opportunities for individual students and display students’ solutions to the entire class for discussion.
Suitable for every school
Whether you’re a metro, regional or rural school, you’re able to deliver the latest skills in computer coding, irrespective of your school’s location.
Aligned to the Digital Technologies Curriculum
Students achieve key, technical competencies by utilising the platform
Game based learning
Suitable for students ages 7+, students program a monkey to get all its bananas back from the bad gorilla who stole them. As they progress in the game, students will meet different friends like our trusty turtle, who will help them in their journey as they face more complex challenges to solve. Each solution is checked and graded automatically, giving learners instant “stars score” feedback.
Real programming language
Proven student outcomes
Utilised by > 6 million kids worldwide, students transition from learning to write with code to creating with code. After completing over 250 challenges and mastering complex Computer Science concepts, students apply their newly acquired skills by creating their own games for others to play, and thus becoming real world software developers.
Access to lessons plans, video tutorials and local support to ensure that teachers are 100% ready for delivery
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