Paul Morris on Alan Turing

Paul Morris on Alan Turing

Why tune in?

Find out about Alan Turing's life, work and legacy – and why it is still important for children to learn about him today.

About our guest:

Paul Morris is an author whose book Danny and the Codebreaker features Alan Turing as one of the central characters.

Related resources:

Alan Turing assembly

  • Introduce the life and accomplishments of Alan Turing with this assembly presentation and notes.

Father of modern computing science

  • Students research the life of Alan Turing in this ICT lesson plan for older secondary pupils from The Classroom.

Great minds: Alan Turing

  • This video from SciShow explains why Alan Turing is remembered as a genius of his time.

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