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Sara O'Connnor

Sara used to be a children's book editor, now she is a full stack developer.

She likes to teach kids to create with software. Stories let children live a thousand lives.

So far, with Engineering Your Story, 127 children have created characters or objects with 3D software and had it printed so they could hold it in their hand. And 52 children have created games with micro:bits.
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2022
May 06, 2022
May 06, 2022
Introduced 8 primary school teachers to the Raspberry Pi pathways tracks for Scratch. After introducing the Scratch community process (public sharing, commenting, teacher accounts, etc), the teachers (including the head teacher) completed a workshop of the first step of the introductory path. 

They were looking for support to deliver better quality computing teaching, and found a way by coding flying hippopotamus and meowing aliens.
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Jan 28, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
Taught 28 Year 5 children how to use a micro:bit to predict the future. Or, more specifically, how to create a variable that stores a random number, and then create a confirmation or denial message conditionally based on the value of that number (yes / no / maybe, etc).

The class wrote letters of thanks afterwards and said things like "Just how did you fit so much fun into one lesson?"; "It was really satisfying how the code clicked into place" and "When we played with them, they acted like they were alive."
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Jan 23, 2022
Jan 23, 2022
Over two sessions, taught 14 Scouts and 10 Guides how to code and communicate between two micro:bits, in order to play a treasure hunt game. They learned about how radio waves work and what a processor is.
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2021
Dec 01, 2021
Dec 01, 2021
Excited to join FreeAgent as Software Engineer! 🎉
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Software Engineer, FreeAgent
Nov 12, 2021
Nov 12, 2021
Taught 29 Year 3 students the basics of Tinkercad, as they created charming, individualised snowman faces. I printed them and the children were able to take them home for the holidays.
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Nov 01, 2021
Nov 01, 2021
Ended my journey as Full stack developer at Consonance!
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Full stack developer, Consonance
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