Here are the activities that each group will be working on today:
(If you are new to CoderDojo and have little or no previous experience coding you can start in the Newcomer’s group. Talk to a leader if you are not sure what group you should be in.)


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

Go to Newcomers Activities

Scratch 1 (Beginner)


Today we will work on the Parallax scrolling activity. Click on the link below and follow the instructions in the videos.

Click here for instructions for the Parallax project

Scratch 2 (Intermediate & Advanced)

Continue working on the top down shooter game game

Follow the video guides to make a top-down zombie shooter game in scratch.

if you still need to refer to part 1 click here
if you still need to refer to part 2 click here
if you still need to refer to part 3 click here
if you still need to refer to part 4 click here

Part 5:

Part 6:

Show And Tell

We will do a ‘show and tell’ in a week or two where you will have a chance to show us your version of the game. Feel free to use your own ideas in your version of the game.

Web Development (HTML, CSS & JavaScript)

Please add your Khan Academy profile to CoderDojo:

  1. Go to
  2. type in the following code:

Continue working on:
Khan Academy Introduction to HTML/CSS: Making webpages

Introduction to Robotics

This session is run by Nathalie. An introduction to robotics using mBot robot kits and a block programming language called mBlock which is similar to Scratch.

Introduction to Robotics session information

Raspberry Pi (with Microcontrollers and other cool stuff)

A collaborative group exploring how computers can interact with the outside world through a range of sensors and controllers. Primarily we’ll be using the Raspberry Pi ( computer in conjunction with Arduinos ( and along the way we’ll learn about Python, C and C++ programming, digital and analogue electronics and about working together.

Electronics, Microcontrollers and Raspberry Pi session information