Focus: Create an animation and learn to code at the same time!
What will you do? Learn key coding skills and apply these to your storytelling skills. Choose from a huge selection of characters and backgrounds, or make your own! Bring them to life with the magic of code! See ‘Course Content’ below for more information.
Ability level: Beginner – Intermediate. No previous course needs to be completed to attend this course.
When is it on?:
One live session a week for six weeks. Sessions last 60 minutes. We are currently taking bookings for the clubs detailed below.
- Feb/ March: Weekly on Wednesdays @ 17:00, starts Feb 24th
- Easter Holidays: Monday 5th – Friday 9th April, daily at 15:00 – 16:00
Required device(s): Scratch works on most devices
- NAME: Scratch
- COST: Free
- DETAILS: Scratch is a browser-based programme. Search for ‘Scratch programming’ on Google to test it on your computer
Operating System: Works on all operating systems that support up-to-date browsers
- Cocoon TECH:CLUB works best on Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge
- Scratch works on all browsers – ensure you have the most up-to-date version of your preferred browser.
Coding Skills learned
- Computational thinking and coding logic
- Sequencing commands
- Writing algorithms
- Creating functions, loops and variables
- Debugging lines of code
- Testing and retesting programs in a real world environment
Unique Learning Portal
- Personalised learning portals with live Tech Clubs
- Interactive motivation and rewards tool for parents
- Live and archived webinars, as well as over 2,000
resources available 24/7 - the learning never stops!
- Reach out to expert mentors at any time -
personalised support to guarantee unlimited growth!
- One safe place to come and learn all the skills needed to be a success in the modern world
Other Skills Learned
- Upload files to the cloud
- Share a cloud folder
- Create an ePortfolio
- Share project safely through the
cloud (with friends and family)
The Learning Journey
- For beginners and seasoned 'techies' - we scaffold the learning
- We'll help your child become great with technology
- The learning never stops - be an animator, a coder, or multimedia expert!