Vodacom Kids Lab Grade 3 - 5 (Getting Started with Code 2)
Grade 3 - 5 Extra Mural Programme
Learn new coding concepts & get the chance to practice thinking like a coder with Think Ahead’s Coding Extra Mural Programme
- Individual sessions: R320.00
- Term 1 bundle: Includes access to all the extra mural programmes as well as 2 free April Holiday camps: R1600.00.
GET STARTED WITH CODE 2
6 FEBRUARY 2019
Session 1: Solving problems with Algorithms
Computers need clear, understandable instructions that need to be precise ?to get a specific result. Put your investigator hat on and come and apply you knowledge of commands and sequences to solve Algorithms.
13 FEBRUARY 2019
Session 2: Debugging
Learn what pseudocode is as you debug a set of Algorithms. Code has to be very accurate. ?
If there’s a bug, the algorithm won’t work.
20 FEBRUARY 2019
Session 3: Looking for loops
In coding, we use for loops to give instructions to repeat a set of commands, Come and learn how to make your code more efficient.
27 FEBRUARY 2019
Session 4: Composition & Decomposition
In coding, we put together smaller pieces of code to create a more complex program through composition. We use decomposition to break down a problem into smaller pieces that we can deal with one by one. Come and learn how to take your coding knowledge to the next level.
5 & 12 March 2019
Sphero Chariot Race
This is a 2 week session. Students learn about chariots and then design their own 21st century chariot and race it using a Spherical Robot called Sphero.
6 MARCH 2019
Session 1: Exploring Shapes with Robotics