In October 2014 Mark Pearce ran the first of four Subject Knowledge Enhancement sessions that have been planned for 2014-15.  The first session aimed to give teachers the confidence to deliver app development to KS3 and KS4 using App Inventor 2.  The session was held at St James C of E High School in Bolton and ran for 3.5 hours.  The session focused on a wide range of different activities including;

* KS3 and KS4 POS and curriculum development

* Practical investigation of App Inventor 2 components and function focusing specifically on;

List Pickers

– Lists

– Notifiers

– Variables

– String Concatenation 

– Tiny DB

– TinyWeb DB

– If Select Blocks

Resources for the session can be found below;

* Session Presentation

* Session Task Sheet

* Component Task Sheet