Yatton Schools

Coding Club at Yatton Schools

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.

The club is suitable for beginners and more advanced coders.

Yatton Juniors Years 3 & 4 (Term 4: Feb – April 2020)

Mondays 3:30 – 4:30pm

Make a Quiz game in Scratch

Image credit: Scratch.mit

The children will use the Scratch programming language to create games and stories. They will learn about algorithms and how to design and 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 will also learn computational thinking by solving programming puzzles.

Term Dates:

  • 2 March 2020
  • 9 Mar
  • 16 Mar
  • 23 Mar
  • 30 Mar

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.


Yatton Juniors Years 5 & 6 (Term 4: Jan – Feb 2020)
Wednesdays 3:30 – 4:30pm

Learn to program with the micro:bit

Learn to program with the 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.

  • 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 also learn how to program the micro:bit.

Term Dates:

  • 26 February 2020
  • 4 Mar
  • 11 Mar
  • 18 Mar
  • 25 Mar
  • 1 April

Contact us to register. Spaces are limited.