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Session 2 - 2D Shape Drawings Activity: an Introduction to Debugging Algorithms

The main objective of this session is to understand what debugging and logical reasoning is, by using a 2D drawing and algorithm activity.


  • Discuss what the terms algorithms, debugging and logical reasoning are.
  • Work on Activity 1- Algorithms and debugging (explained in the activity plan)
  • Discuss where the errors are and why.
  • Work on Activity 2- Creating your own drawing and algorithm (explained in the activity plan)
  • Assessment questions- talk with your adult and discuss these.

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