Learn to Code Course

Year 5 Lesson 4 Danger Detected
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During this lesson, students will gain an understanding of what selection is and how to use selection effectively
within a program. They will integrate and exhibit learning by helping Sam create a program to identify the
danger that has been detected.

Year 6 Lesson 3 Stop the Minion
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During this lesson, students will gain an understanding of how anti-virus software works by
scanning for incorrect code that could be viruses. They will integrate and exhibit learning by
helping Sam ‘deliver’ an anti-virus software to stop an evil minion bot virus.

Year 7 Lesson 7 Stay Connected
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During this lesson, students will gain an understanding of types of network and
the different ways a device can be connected to a network; the topologies. They
will integrate and exhibit learning by helping Sam create a program that will
demonstrate the star network topology.

Year 8 Lesson 8 In Disguise
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During this lesson, students will gain an understanding of online safety and how not everyone is who they say they are online. They will integrate and exhibit learning by helping Sam create a program to reveal the true identity of M.A.S. in disguise.

Year 9 Lesson 7 Pixels
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During this lesson, students will gain an understanding of how digital images are
made up of pixels and can be represented using binary. They will integrate and exhibit
learning by helping Sam create a program that links a spreadsheet to Workbench in
order to output a binary image on the micro:bit display.