1st June

Here are the activities that each group will be working on today:

Newcomers

If you are new to CoderDojo and new to computer programming this is where you start:

Go to Newcomers Activities

Scratch – Guided

NOTE: Make sure your computer has sound that works because you will need to listen to instructions in videos. If the sound is not working switch to a different computer if one is available.

Two Player Racing Game

This week we are going to make a 2 player top-down racing game. An important concept in this one is variables. Ok, yes I hear you, you already know about variables, but do you know the difference between making the variable ‘for all sprites’ or ‘for this sprite only‘?

Click here for this week’s activity – Racing Game
car-race

OR Continue working on the Storyboards activity if you haven’t finished
Click here for the Storyboards activity

Scratch – Freeform

Your Mission: Make an animated movie

Today we will put the finishing touches on our animations and we will do a ‘show and tell’. ARE YOU READY?

Learn JavaScript

Continue working through the lessons on Codecademy to learn JavaScript, just click the link below to get started. Use the login you have already created or if this your first time, start by clicking the Sign Up button in top right corner of screen and create an account for yourself to track your progress.

https://www.codecademy.com/learn/javascript

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi session with John Paul.
Raspberry Pi session information