Year 1 – Programming B - Programming animations

Curriculum KS1 Unit


This unit introduces learners to on-screen programming through ScratchJr. Learners will explore the way a project looks by investigating sprites and backgrounds. They will use programming blocks to use, modify, and create programs. Learners will also be introduced to the early stages of program design through the introduction of algorithms.

Unit guide

Updated: 10 Feb 2023

Learning graph

Updated: 10 Feb 2023


Lesson 1

Comparing tools

Lesson 2

Joining blocks

Lesson 3

Make a change

Lesson 4

Adding sprites

Lesson 5

Project design

Lesson 6

Following my design