Backwell Junior School

Online Coding Club for Backwell C of E Junior School

Coding club will continue online until further notice. This is a good opportunity for the children to learn online digital skills and collaboration. Virtual classroom details will be sent to you once registered. 

At coding club the children learn computational thinking, the fundamentals of computer programming and digital skills. They also learn to collaborate with each other in a fun and friendly environment. The lessons are tailored to suit different year groups.

KS2 Children Year 3 – Year 6 (Term 6: June 2020)

Tuesdays 3:45pm – 4:45pm

Make games in Scratch & introduction to Python

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The children will use the Scratch programming language to create games and stories. They will learn about algorithms and how to solve computational puzzles. 

  • Learn to code by making your own games using the Scratch programming language
  • Drag and drop blocks of code and learn programming concepts
  • Learn to think like a computer programmer. Share your games and have fun with your friends.

Children in Year 5/6 will be introduced to the Python programming language.

The club is suitable for beginners and more advanced coders.

 Please note that to make the most of the learning, the children will need a device with camera and audio.

Term Dates:

  • 2 June 2020
  • 9 Jun
  • 16 Jun
  • 23 Jun
  • 30 Jun

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.