What would a computer cook for dinner?

What would your computer cook for dinner?


Looking for ways to introduce algorithms and computer science into your classroom?  Read this BBC article and share with your students.  Discuss how IBM and their super computer Watson, are using algorithms to produce recipes based on some of the most unlikely ingredient combinations.  If your students were Watson, what would they combine?

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Sally Tippett

Sally was previously and ICT advisor for Staffordshire LA with responsibility for Emerging Technologies, ICT in Literacy, iPads and liaison with the managed services team. She is a highly experienced educator, having worked across the Key Stages in primary school and as a specialist teacher in an EBD school. Sally has written the Primary Computing Framework and works with many schools implementing the new curriculum and embedding mobile technologies.

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