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Coding Club

Who can go: Key Stage 2 (Years 3 - 6)

When: October half term until February Half Term.

Time: 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Where: Meet in Miss Jenkins' classroom

Collection point: Front of the school


Coding club takes place every Tuesday at 3.30pm - 4.15pm in Miss Jenkins' classroom for years 3 - 6. We will be learning how to code by using different Coding programs, such as Scratch, Kodu and an Hour of Coding. We will also explore HTML and learn how to create out own websites.


Key Components of Coding

There are 4 key components of computational thinking that as you read through them, you will being to see how there are similar outcomes in the curriculum relating to problem solving, logical thinking, being creative, showing innovation and collaborative learning.

  • Pattern recognition looking for similar patterns within problems or using previous methods to solve problems which may be applicable.
  • Abstraction identifying the key information in the problem and ignoring irrelevant information.
  • Algorithms provide simple instructions or rules to follow to solve the problem.