Church of England School of the Resurrection

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Year 3 Computing

Welcome To Year 3 Computing

Computational Thinking . Problem Solving . Digital Literacy . Information Technology . Computer Science

In the first unit, the children will be creating an animated cartoon that they will design. The children will design their animations using a storyboard.  After this, the children will translate a storyboard into a series of scripted instructions (program) for graphics objects.

Scratch - Animation

In order to produce the animation, the children will be using an online platform/software package called Scratch. Scratch is a visual programming language that makes use of blocks to allow children to produce:

  • Animations
  • Games
  • Interactive Stories 

Scratch can also graphics from home by clicking on the link below: 

Click here to access scratch from home


By the end of the unit the children will be producing an animation, here is an example below: