Mary Elton

Coding Club at Mary Elton Primary 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 – April 2020)

Thursdays 3:15pm – 4:15pm

Learn to program with the micro:bit

micro:bit

Image credit: microbit.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 Year3/4 will learn to 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. You will learn how to collaborate with your friends and program together. Share and play your games with your friends.

Children in Y5/Y6 will also learn how to program the micro:bit.

The club is suitable for beginners and more advanced coders.

Term Dates:

  • 27 February 2020
  • 5 Mar
  • 12 Mar
  • 19 Mar
  • 26 Mar
  • 2 Apr

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.