Year 4 Santa’s Sat Nav Game

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Help Santa in this Year 4 Santa’s Sat Nav Game! Santa’s sat nav has broken and he needs your help to get to all the houses on his list! Program Santa’s sat nav using your computing skills and your knowledge of position and direction.

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 4 Santa’s Sat Nav Game is designed to check pupils’ understanding of programming instructions to achieve a specific outcome as part of the KS2 computing curriculum.

National Curriculum Objectives


KS2 Computing: design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goals, including controlling or simulating physical systems; solve problems by decomposing them into smaller parts

KS2 Computing: use sequence, selection, and repetition in programs; work with variables and various forms of input and output

KS2 Computing: use logical reasoning to explain how some simple algorithms work and to detect and correct errors in algorithms and programs