Code Club

 

 

Code Club

Monkfrith Code Club is open to Key Stage 2 and runs on Wednesday morning from 8am.

What we’ve done so far

Our Projects

Useful Information

Code Club: https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/

We will be starting with the scratch projects: https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/

Scratch online: https://scratch.mit.edu/

REMEMBER

  • Do not include any personal details in projects published in Scratch.
  • Keep your passwords difficult to guess, easy to remember and secret.
  • Keep coding!

Recommended Apps and Games

The following apps and games are great for getting in a ‘coding mind set’.

What we’ll be getting up to

Code Club – Scratch Project 1 – Rock Bank https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/rock-band/

In this project you’ll learn how to code your own musical instruments! You will learn how to add sound and music to their projects, as well as changing and programming sprite costumes. [Sprites; Costumes; Sequential code blocks; Events; Sound and music]

Example: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/176117472/#fullscreen

Extended: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/176120248/#fullscreen

Code Club – Scratch Project 2 – Lost In Space https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/lost-in-space/

You are going to learn how to program your own animation! You will learn how to combine code blocks to create a simple animation. [Loops: Repeat loops; Forever loops]

Code Club – Scratch Project 3 – Ghostbusters https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/ghostbusters/

You are going to make a ghost-catching game. You will learn how to use variables to store data in their programs. [Variables; Random numbers]

Code Club – Scratch Project 4 – Chatbot https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/chatbot/

You are going to learn how to program your own talking robot! You will learn how to use ‘if’ statements to make decisions in their programs. [Text input; Decisions: if … then statements; if … then … else statements.]

Code Club – Scratch Project 5 – Paint Box https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/paint-box/

In this project, you will be making your own paint program! You will learn how to broadcast messages between sprites. [Importing images; Relational and boolean operators (> & and); Broadcasting between sprites.]

Code Club – Scratch Project 6 – Boat Race https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/boat-race/

You are going to learn how to make a game, in which you’ll use the mouse to navigate a boat to a desert island. You will learn how sprites can sense their environment. [Sensing blocks: key … pressed?; distance to mouse pointer; touching color ….]

Monkfrith Code Club is open to Key Stage 2 and runs on Wednesday morning from 8am.

What we’ve done so far

COMING SOON…. Links to the games and applications we’ve been busy creating.

Useful Information

Code Club: https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/

We will be starting with the scratch projects: https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/

Scratch online: https://scratch.mit.edu/

REMEMBER

  • Do not include any personal details in projects published in Scratch.
  • Keep your passwords difficult to guess, easy to remember and secret.
  • Keep coding!

Recommended Apps and Games

The following apps and games are great for getting in a ‘coding mind set’.

What we’ll be getting up to

Code Club – Scratch Project 1 – Rock Bank https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/rock-band/

In this project you’ll learn how to code your own musical instruments! You will learn how to add sound and music to their projects, as well as changing and programming sprite costumes. [Sprites; Costumes; Sequential code blocks; Events; Sound and music]

Example: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/176117472/#fullscreen

Extended: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/176120248/#fullscreen

Code Club – Scratch Project 2 – Lost In Space https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/lost-in-space/

You are going to learn how to program your own animation! You will learn how to combine code blocks to create a simple animation. [Loops: Repeat loops; Forever loops]

Code Club – Scratch Project 3 – Ghostbusters https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/ghostbusters/

You are going to make a ghost-catching game. You will learn how to use variables to store data in their programs. [Variables; Random numbers]

Code Club – Scratch Project 4 – Chatbot https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/chatbot/

You are going to learn how to program your own talking robot! You will learn how to use ‘if’ statements to make decisions in their programs. [Text input; Decisions: if … then statements; if … then … else statements.]

Code Club – Scratch Project 5 – Paint Box https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/paint-box/

In this project, you will be making your own paint program! You will learn how to broadcast messages between sprites. [Importing images; Relational and boolean operators (> & and); Broadcasting between sprites.]

Code Club – Scratch Project 6 – Boat Race https://codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/scratch/boat-race/

You are going to learn how to make a game, in which you’ll use the mouse to navigate a boat to a desert island. You will learn how sprites can sense their environment. [Sensing blocks: key … pressed?; distance to mouse pointer; touching color ….]