Introduction to conditionals

 Key Stage: Key Stage 2  Coding Language: Scratch  Resource type: Lesson plan + teacher guide

Resource overview

Conditional statements are all around us in everyday life and in computing. Use everyday examples to bring conditionals to life and get the class moving with an offline activity before creating a Rock, Paper, Scissors game using Scratch.

Lesson plan   Teacher guide  
  • Key resource information

  • Teaching assessment opportunities

    • Have the children play the game against each other, or play themselves against the computer
  • Lesson length

    • 45 minutes

     

  • Pupil objectives

    • "Using my knowledge of conditional statements, I can create a game of Rock, Paper, Scissors with Scratch” 

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