A letter to parents regarding Scratch

Because a number of students at Code Club asked if they could download Scratch at home, I thought it might be a good idea to send them home with a letter for their parents to explain what it is that their child wants to download. From what I can see, neither Code Club or the […]

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Code Club: Lesson two
Code Club

Last week we were told there were eleven expected, with two absent. One of those eleven would not be able to attend this week, so I expected to start this class with ten students, two of which would need guidance to catch up. Imagine my surprise when fourteen students entered the class room, with five […]

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Code Club: Lesson one
Code Club

This is an account of my first session as a Code Club volunteer and STEM Ambassador. ┬áPrior to the children’s arrival, I look around the ICT suite. They have plenty of machines and one attached to a whiteboard, from which I will be demonstrating Scratch.

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