During our ICT lessons in Year 5 we have been learning about the importance of code and how we can code our own games.
If you would like to give it a go please watch the videos and follow the links.
Our how to guide to coding
What Most Schools Don't Teach
Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony Hsieh, Drew Houston, Gabe Newell, Ruchi Sanghvi, Elena Silenok, Vanessa Hurst, and Hadi Partovi. Directed by Lesley Chilcott, executive producers Hadi and Ali Partovi.
Learning to Code, Coding to Learn : Jonathan Buchanan at TEDxToledo
Code your own Flappy Game
In just 15 minutes, with Code.org's simple drag-and-drop tutorials you can make your own Flappy game from any web browser or tablet, and share it instantly with friends. Learning computer science can be both easy and fun! Make your own Flappy game at http://code.org/flappy