Junior Scratch Coder - After School

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March
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Mar 4th - Thu Apr 1st 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£395Details
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Mar 25th - Thu Apr 22nd 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
April
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Apr 15th - Thu May 13th 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
May
Online - Remote Learning
Thu May 6th - Thu Jun 3rd 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
Online - Remote Learning
Thu May 27th - Thu Jun 24th 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
June
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Jun 17th - Thu Jul 15th 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
July
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Jul 8th - Thu Aug 5th 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details
Online - Remote Learning
Thu Jul 29th - Thu Aug 26th 5:00pm-6:30pm 5 Days
£195Details

Junior Scratch Coder – After School

NEW! Explore the basics of computer programming and program design by building some amazing projects each day!

Ages:

8-11

Equipment:

Laptop, required

Currently available in:
  • Online
Pricing details
Price:  

£195-£395

Course highlights

Learn the fundamentals of programming

Learn the fundamentals of programming

Start coding from Day One and learn how to share and collaborate on projects. We believe that the skills to work with others are just as important as the technical aspects of programming.

Create multiple game types

Create multiple game types

Design and control sprites and apply automations. You can make multiple levels and apply your own scoreboard. Customise your game. The only limits are your imagination!

Get creative

Get creative

With the help of our expert Scratch tutors, create something new or expand on a previous project and share it with the world! Whether you're new to programming or want to enhance your skills, this is the perfect choice.

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Course Overview

Developed by MIT, Scratch is one of the go-to languages for learning computer programming.

Its block based interface is intuitive and easy to use. In this exciting and creative course, we explore the basics of computer programming as well as program design by building some amazing projects each day.

Every student will get hands on with coding from Day One and learn how to share and collaborate on projects with their peers. We believe that the skills to communicate and work with others are just as important as the technical aspects of programming and that’s how great apps and computer programs are made.

  • + Learn the fundamentals of programming with Scratch, with program flow, inputs and outputs
  • + Build a maze and racing game, using sprite interaction, control and automation
  • + Create a complex platformer with multiple levels, power ups and a scoreboard
  • + Create a virtual character with camera interactions, text and audio
  • + Get creative – make something new and original, or expand on a previous project, and share it with the world!

This course is perfect for those who are looking for a new creative outlet, starting out on their coding journey or those who want to take their Scratch skills to the next level.

As this course is designed for younger learners, parents are welcome to join the sessions too, to help with focus and any minor technical issues.

EDUCATORS: Request an after school club for your students.

What your child will learn

  • Learn about program flow, inputs and outputs, sprites, animations and variables
  • Mastery of sprite interaction, control and automation
  • How to make a platformer with multiple levels with players lives and continually updating scoreboard
  • Create a virtual character with camera interactions, text and audio interactions, and learn about arrays
  • How to share and collaborate on projects with peers, which is as important as the technical aspects of programming

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Questions and answers of the customers


Meet Leszek

Leszek studies Electronic and Information Engineering at Imperial College London and teaches our coding courses. He loves using his STEM skills to bring people together and recently created an Imperial college fantasy football app that connects 200 players together. 

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