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.

  1. Feb/ March: Weekly on Wednesdays @ 17:00, starts Feb 24th
  2. Easter Holidays: Monday 5th – Friday 9th April, daily at 15:00 – 16:00


Required device(s): Scratch works on most devices

Required software:
  • 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.

Course Content

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

End Product

A mini portfolio of small coding projects with one main project.

Ready to share instantly with friends and family!

Unique Learning Portal

- Personalised learning portals with live Tech Clubs
- Interactive motivation and rewards tool for parents
and children
- 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!