Raspberry Pi Reaction Timer

Welcome to the KS3/4 scheme of work for simple electronics and Python with the Raspberry Pi!

Learning outcomes

Students will learn:


For a class of 30, you will need:


Ensure that students keep their handouts as older ones come into use again later on. Handouts are linked from the online lesson plans, or you can download everything at once.

Lesson plans

If your students already have a basic grounding in Python, you can optionally skip the Turtle Prize (though we encourage you to enter anyway!)

Each lesson is designed to last 1 hour.


Download all lesson plans, support documents and handouts as PDFs.