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Learn to speak Robot has closed for 2019

The Challenge and full website will re-open on 28 January 2020.

The Challenge

The Challenge is to complete any four of the hundreds of free digital thinking (coding and computational thinking) Challenge Activities that will be available on this site between the start of Term 1 and the end of Term 3.

The Challenge will be open to children of all ages in 2020.

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LIBRARIES

Libraries that ran Challenges

Libraries that ran a Learn to Speak Robot Challenge program in 2019 have until 15 October 2019 to submit their Challenge Completion Form. Testimonials of children who took part will be judged between 16 October – 20 November 2019 and winning libraries will be published here from 23 November 2019.

Libraries that promoted the Challenge

Libraries that promoted the Challenge in 2019 have until 15 October 2019 to email us a pic of how it was promoted to CommissionersDigitalChallenge@sa.gov.au or post a pic of your library’s promotional efforts to Facebook, liking the Commissioner for Children and

Young People’s Facebook page and tag @ccypsa https://www.facebook.com/ccypsa/

Winning libraries will be published here from 23 November 2019.

Libraries wanting to take part in 2020

Libraries in South Australia can pre-register to run a Challenge program in 2020 by emailing us with their contact details here: CommissionersDigitalChallenge@sa.gov.au

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SCOUTS

Scout Leaders wishing to advise us of scouts who completed the Challenge but did not obtain their certificate before the Challenge closed, please contact us here: CommissionersDigitalChallenge@sa.gov.au

Scout Leaders needing to collect Learn to Speak Robot badges for Scouts completed the Challenge in 2019, contact:
Branch Program Support Officer
Scouts Australia (SA Branch)
211 Glen Osmond Road
Frewville
SA 5063
Phone 08 8130 6000
program@sahq.scouts.com.au

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GIRL GUIDES

Guide Leaders wishing to advise us of Girl Guides who completed the Challenge but did not obtain their certificate before the Challenge closed, please contact us here: CommissionersDigitalChallenge@sa.gov.au

Guide Leaders needing to collect Learn to Speak Robot badges for Guides who completed the Challenge in 2019, contact:

Bev Severin
Assistant Program Manager
Girl Guides South Australia
C/- 311 Military Rd Henley Beach SA
bev@functionalbusiness.com.au

Challenge Supporters

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Acknowledgement of Country

We respectfully acknowledge and celebrate the Traditional Owners of the lands throughout South Australia and we pay our respects to their Elders – and to past, present and future generations of their children and young people.

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