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Anyone for Raspberry Pi ?

The St. Joseph’s all girls coding club (the STEMettes) were invited to the Digi Diner in Margate last weekend to celebrate Raspberry Pi’s seventh birthday at a raspberry jam event for anyone interested in coding and digital making.

For the uninitiated, raspberry pi is a small low cost credit card sized computer which plugs into a computer monitor and uses a standard keyboard and mouse.

Raspberry Pi is a perfect vehicle for children to learn how to program in Scratch and Python with a versatile range of projects possible for the adventurous.

The STEMettes are currently grappling with the complexities of learning  Python coding as they are aiming to send a code to the astronauts in the International Space Station – this is no “pie in the sky” but a true challenge for the girls.


St Joseph's Catholic Primary School
St Peter’s Park Road
CT10 2BA


Tel / Fax: 01843 861738
Email: office@st-josephs-broadstairs.kent.sch.uk


Kent Catholic Schools Partnership
Website: kcsp.org.uk
Telephone: 01622 232662

Executive Principal
Mr Chris Wright

Academy Principal
Mrs Kay Millership

Chair of Governors
Mrs Ann Yandell