Post SATs Projects for Key Stage 1
1. Digital Author Week (#digitalauthorweek)
Your children have the chance to become published authors while still at primary school! It’s simple. The theme is emotions and the children can include animation, film, audio and illustrations into their Book Creator project.
They should choose one option:
- A cartoon strip on any topic.
- An illustrated story or poem on any topic.
- ‘The World would be a better place if…’. a poem, which can be illustrated.
Stories will also be turned into digital books to be published to the iBooks store.
2. Control & Programming Challenges
This session blends simple coding challenges, programmable toys and bags of fun. Firstly, you will learn to master simple computational language used in coding. Secondly, working in a team of 3 or 4 to design and create a simple maze and algorithm. Then finally control a Dash robot around your maze.
3. Let’s Get Animated Festival
Using easy to master animation tools the children will produce a short film based on favourite school memories from the year. Once finished these animated celebrations can be shared and watched by the world.
4. My Coded Story
Using a simple story spine the children will create their own fantastical tale which they will then bring to life with code in Scratch Jr.