Hesitate no more: “Hello World!” with Scratch awaits…

All things Scratch link here!

1. Why Scratch?

I am using Scratch for several reasons:

  • It is a quick and easy way to introduce students to coding
  • Block-based coding allows younger students to grasp basic coding skills without having to battle with difficult programming syntax
  • It is an easy way to take pseudo-code & flowcharts to the point of execution in code to create a running program
  • There is a large online community
  • It is free!

2. Resources

3. Next steps


References:

  1. About (no date) Scratch. Available at: https://scratch.mit.edu/about (Accessed: 27 February 2024).

By MisterFoxOnline

Mister Fox AKA @MisterFoxOnline is an ICT, IT and CAT Teacher. He has a passion for technology and loves to find solutions to problems using the skills he has learned in the course of his IT career.

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