Scratch is great for students of all ages. I like the use of drag and drop. The colourful layout makes it interactive and easy for all students to grasp quickly.
The online community is vast and very knowledgeable. There are many tutorials for scratch as well as many pre defined resources to give students a head start.
Check out my review of the best Chromebooks for education for an easy way to play Scratch online.
The Scratch Wiki is a collaboratively-written wiki available for free that provides information about the Scratch programming language and its website, history, and phenomena surrounding it. The wiki is supported by the Scratch Team, but is primarily written by Scratchers. The Scratch Wiki is a popular source of information for scripts and tutorials, and it continues to grow as Scratchers use it as their primary source of information.
Scratch 2 is designed to support screen sizes 1024 x 768 or larger. projects to the Scratch 2 website.
If your computer doesn’t meet these requirements, you can try downloading and installing Scratch 1.4, which you can still use to share
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others around the world. In the process of designing and programming Scratch projects, young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively
Originally posted 2017-08-26 09:57:29.