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Computing

For budding coders, Cypher Coders are holding online coding camps over the summer holidays. You can choose weekly courses covering coding and ecology, world culture and conservation. 

> Fun and interactive creative coding projects - Scratch, Processing, CoSpaces, Tynker and Touch Typing
> Keep children brilliant and entertained through the holidays
> Teachers are live online working with our students throughout every session
> Sessions last 90 minutes - still time to run in the sun!
> Small class sizes - from 4-6 depending on age
> Grouped by age and experience - Kilo, Mega, Giga and Tera, Zetta
> Friends can sign up to the same class
> Book five consecutive days - choose the same start time each day: 9.00am, 10.45am, 1.00pm, 2.45pm
> Open session at 4.30pm every day to ask questions, catch up and get hints and tips
> Certificate of Achievement for each student who completes their 5 day course
> Full guidance and tech support for parents before camp and drop-in sessions for questions

See https://www.cyphercoders.com/live-online​ for more information.

 

 

Games & Quizzes

Online Safety Quiz

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/ 

Dance Mat typing

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2f9j6/articles/z3c6tfr

 

 

Free software that you can download at home

Scratch: 

https://scratch.mit.edu/scratch2download/

Inkscape: 

https://inkscape.org/en/download/

 

 

Online coding challenges

Alien language

Archery

Beat the goalie

Brain game

CodeCraft

Magazine

 

 

Places to get help if you have issues online

https://www.bbc.com/ownit/curations/places-get-help-and-advice

 

 

Online safety

Should I trust everything I read on the web?

Different ways to communicate online

How does the internet work?

GSJS online safety