School digital session
Code the Rosetta Stone

Samsung Centre
Free, booking essential

Phone +44 (0)20 7323 8181
Ticket Desk in Great Court

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Students learn about the importance of the Rosetta Stone in history and investigate handling objects together to uncover how language was used in ancient Egypt.

Students then learn to use the BBC micro:bit to apply basic coding concepts and use functions including LEDs to create their own 21st-century digital hieroglyphs.

Sessions last 90 minutes

Capacity: 30 students per session

Age: Key Stage 2

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Photograph: Benedict Johnson


Session dates

June 2018

  • Monday 25 June 10.30 & 12.30
  • Friday 29 June 10.30 & 12.30

July 2018

  • Thursday 12 July 10.30 & 12.30

September 2018

  • Monday 17 September 10.30 & 12.30

November 2018

  • Thursday 8 November 10.30 & 12.30
  • Friday 30 November 10.30 & 12.30

December 2018

  • Monday 3 December 10.30 & 12.30

February 2019

  • Monday 11 February 10.30 & 12.30

March 2019

  • Friday 1 March 10.30 & 12.30
  • Friday 29 March 10.30 & 12.30

April 2019

  • Monday 1 April 10.30 & 12.30

June 2019

  • Monday 24 June 10.30 & 12.30
  • Friday 28 June 10.30 & 12.30

July 2019

  • Friday 12 July 10.30 & 12.30

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