Kid Krypto - public key encryption
Encryption is the key to information security. The key to modern encryption is that using only public information, a sender can lock up their message in such a way that it can only be unlocked by the intended recipient. The resource begins with a detailed explanation of the activity and how the process of encryption works and how to carry out the activity with a class. There follows further information about public-key encryption followed by worksheets for student use. This collection of twenty activities from Computer Science Unplugged is designed to aid the teaching and learning of computer science through engaging games and puzzles using cards, string, crayons and lots of running around.
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|Subject(s)||Computing, Safety & Security, Computer Networks|
|Age||7-11, 11-14, 14-16|
|Published||2000 - 2009|
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- Computer Science Unplugged