Resources for Educators

Below you can find Computer Science resources for K-12 teachers.


Computer Science Curricula and Teaching Materials (Grades 11 - 12)

Download a full set of excellent, well-tested teaching materials for grades 11 and 12 Computer Science courses, as prepared by Catherine Duffy for Riverview High School students. [17 MB .zip file]

Computational Thinking Lesson Plans (Grades 6-12)

Access over 100 complete Lesson Plans prepared by Google, using a Computational Thinking approach to topics in Science, Math, English/Language Arts and History/Social Studies, primarily for Grades 6-12. [external link]

Read three definitions (one, two, three) of computational thinking in the classroom [<1 MB .pdf files]

CS Unplugged Materials (Grades K-8)

Download Activity Packets (including transcripts and curriculum connections) for five CS Unplugged activities: Binary Counting, Encryption, Logic Gates, Parity Trick and Sorting Mat. [<1 MB .zip file]

Watch Computer Science Unplugged – The Show on YouTube [external link]

Access additional CS Unplugged classroom activity ideas. [external link]

UNB FCS Recruitment Media (Grades 11 & 12)

Download PowerPoint presentation designed to encourage grade 11 & 12
  high school students to study for a degree in computing at UNB [9.5 MB .ppsx file]

Watch the Change the World video shown in our high school recruitment visits [requires QuickTime]

UNB FCS Computing Careers Awareness Media (Grades 9 & 10)

Download PowerPoint presentation designed to encourage grade 9 and 10 high school
   students to consider a career in computing [6.5 MB .ppsx file]

Watch the cool "What most schools don't teach" video featuring
   Chris Bosh, Will.i.am, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerburg and Elena, creator of clothia.com

UNB Faculty of Computer Science Admission Requirements
“Teaching for the Future” 2013 Workshop Materials

Download a copy of all materials distributed during the March 25, 2013 workshop “Teaching for the Future: Computational Thinking in Teaching & Practice”, including PowerPoint presentations. [3 MB .zip file]

“Teaching for the Future” 2012 Workshop Materials

Download a copy of all materials distributed during the June 15, 2012 workshop “Teaching for the Future: Computational Thinking in Teaching & Practice”, including PowerPoint presentations. [4 MB .zip file]

IT Career Pathways Workshop, February 12, 2009