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 2: Nov – Dec 2019)

Tuesdays 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Make a Minecraft game with Scratch

Minecraft Quiz in Scratch
  • 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 will use the Scratch programming language to create their own games and stories. This term, the children will learn about algorithms and how to design and program a Minecraft game.

Children in Year 5 and Year 6 will also learn to create art with Kano software.

The club is suitable for beginners and more advanced coders.

Term Dates:

  • 5 November 2019
  • 12 Nov
  • 19 Nov
  • 26 Nov
  • 3 Dec
  • 10 Dec

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.