Category Archives: WeDo

Car Park Barrier

This week the Wednesday Computing group used Lego WeDo and Scratch 1.4 to make and program a barrier for entry to a car park. ¬†They used a proximity sensor to automatically open the barrier if a car approached. Their work … Continue reading

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Toilet Fan

Last week the Wednesday Computing group had the task of designing a fan for a toilet! This work was based on the excellent planning from Phil Bagge’s website. They used Lego WeDo kits to make the fans and then Scratch … Continue reading

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Year 7 learning to use Lego WeDo with Scratch

Year 7 have been making Lego WeDo models and then will be using Scratch to control them. Corey is building an aeroplane. Ben and Jake are making a crocodile. Euan and Luke have made some spinning birds and then got … Continue reading

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First steps with Lego Wedo and Scratch

Year 9 started learning how to use Scratch to control their Lego Wedo models. They investigated how Scratch controls the sensors and motors and then they built a crocodile with the Lego kits and next week will connect them up … Continue reading

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BCS Bursary

As a school, we were successful in obtaining a bursary from the British Computing Society (BCS). The plan is to use the money to buy some new hardware so that we can introduce more programming across the whole school – … Continue reading

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