Scratch Jr Dance

Scratch Jr Dance

Turn dance moves into a dance algorithm.
Convert the dance algorithm into a program using Scratch Jr

Designed for KS1 (5-7) year old pupils

Computing Programs of Study Covered

Pupils should be taught to:
-understand what algorithms are; how they are implemented as programs on digital devices; and that programs execute by following precise and unambiguous instructions
-create and debug simple programs
-use logical reasoning to predict the behaviour of simple programs
-use technology purposefully to create, organise, store, manipulate and retrieve digital content

Dance Planning Using Scratch Jr PDF

Dance Algorithm Planning Sheet

Scratch Jr is a free block based programming language that works on iPads and Android tablets. You can view information here and access printable blocks here.