- To sequence a set of instructions
Pupils should be taught to:
- Understand what algorithms are; how they are implemented as programs on digital devices; and that programs execute by following precise and unambiguous instructions
Before the lesson
Download classroom resources
Pupils needing extra support: May need more time to discuss what the missing image should look like before drawing.
Pupils working at greater depth: Should try the challenging extension task and consider what they would program the rocket to do. Should use appropriate vocabulary, e.g. program, An algorithm is a clear set of instructions to carry out a task. …, etc.