Quokka - Year 1
Program Day / Time: Saturday - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Quokka program is designed for Year 4 students. Quokka program is an advanced level of coding program that builds students confidence using basic programming concepts, and with this program students are start solving more novel problems. Students are encouraged to work together to find solutions, rather than relying on help from the educator. Throughout this course students will learn to identify when to apply and combine the concepts of loop, sequencing, conditionals, events that they’ve learned in previous programs, followed by an introduction of the idea of functions, Copyright and Creativity. At the end of this course Quokka’s will create their very own interactive game or program that can be shared with Family and Friends.
Quokka Program runs throughout the School year as follows:
- Semester 1: Term 1 and Term 2
- Semester 2: Term 3 and Term 4 (Repeat)
Quokka’s will learn:
- Creative thinking
- Computational thinking
- Abstracting and modularizing
- Collaboration techniques
- Investigation skills
- Problem solving techniques
- Persistence and
- Communication skills
Prerequisite: Year 4 or Completion Kookaburra Program.
Program Length: 9 Weeks during School Terms.
Program Timings: Saturday – 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Award: Earn CODESTAR Certificate of Program completion
Students who successfully completes two Terms of Quokka program can advance to Year 5 (Pelican) program.
|Starts:||24th April 2021|
|Ends:||19th June 2021|
|Timings:||1 p.m. to 2 p.m.|