Backwell Junior School

Coding Club at Backwell C of E Junior School

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 4: Feb – March 2020)

Tuesdays 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Learn to program with the micro:bit

Image credit: micro:bit.org

The children will use the Scratch programming language to create games and stories. They will learn about algorithms and how to design and program a ‘Space invaders’ game. Children in Year 3/4 will program their first Quiz game.

  • 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.

The children in Year 5/6 will also learn how to program the micro:bit.

The club is suitable for beginners and more advanced coders.

Term Dates:

  • 25 February 2020
  • 3 Mar
  • 10 Mar
  • 17 Mar
  • 24 Mar
  • 31 Mar

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.