Year 8 – Mobile app development

Curriculum KS3 Unit


Today, there’s an app for every possible need. With this unit you can take learners through the entire process of creating their own mobile app, using App Lab from Building on the programming concepts learners used in previous units, they will work in pairs to perform user research, design their app, write the code for it, before finally evaluating and publishing it for the world to use.

Unit guide

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Learning graph

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Summative assessment

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Summative answer

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Lesson 1

App for that

Lesson 2

Tappy Tap App

Lesson 3

School Lab Studios

Lesson 4

User input

Lesson 5

App development

Lesson 6

Project completion