How To Make a Jam Sandwich

Challenging, difficult, entertaining – have you ever tried to write an algorithm for a simple, ever-day task? Well Year Six have and it was much more difficult than you might think!


Our task was to write out a list of very detailed and specific instructions, explaining how to make a jam sandwich – seems simple? Think again.

Just check out some of the videos below, it took lots of attempts to get it right and our ‘Robot’ made plenty of mistakes before we ‘debugged’ the algorithm and presented him with the right instructions:


Now it was our turn…

It’s not as easy as it seems…

And some of us got a little carried away as the Robot…


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