Before the lesson
Download classroom resources
- To understand the meaning of directional arrows
- To follow a simple sequence of instructions
Personal, social and emotional development
ELG: Managing self
- Be confident to try new activities and show independence, resilience and perseverance in the face of challenge
Characteristics of Effective Learning
- Playing and exploring
- Active learning
- Creating and thinking critically
Outcomes taken from Development Matters, 2021.
ELGs taken from the new statutory framework for the EYFS, 2021.
Prompts for learning
To experiment with programming a Bee-bot/Blue-bot.
To explore and tinker with hardware to develop familiarity and introduce relevant vocabulary.
Note any specific next steps for individual children.