Global Codeathon Scratch Tutorials

Speed RacerThe Global Codeathon brings together students from numerous schools around the world for a day of Scratch coding, learning, and sharing.

In preparation, I have created a couple of tutorials aimed and the relative beginner.  Each project has a video component and an accompanying handout.  The video shows in step-by-step fashion how to create each project, while the handout shows the completed scripts.

Project 1: Speed Racer

Learning Scratch: Ghost Killer Clicking Game Video Tutorial

Ghost KillerScratch, from MIT, is a fantastic free online learning environment that lets students learn the basics of computer programming by making games, animations, and other interactive programs.  There are a lot of great video tutorials online, for example:

 

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