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Scratch Jr.

Scratch Jr.
Activities Each of these activities gives you a quick way to learn how to do new things with ScratchJr. They are listed here in order of simplest to hardest, but feel free to play around in any order you'd like! Watch this video for a brief introduction to ScratchJr's interface... See more Pick a background and a character, and use a motion block to make a car drive across the city... Use the speed block to speed up or slow down a character... Learn how to make a character disappear... Learn how to add a new page to change scene... Make multiple characters with their own scripts... Learn how to use the repeat block to dribble a basketball... Use sound and motion blocks and a start again block to make characters dance... Use the envelope to send a message from one character to another... Send multiple messages among characters using different colored envelopes... Curricula You can print high quality images of the ScratchJr blocks for classroom instruction... Assessments

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Scratch Jr. Tutorials for Primary Students Last week, I encouraged you to participate in this year’s Hour of Code. I know that guiding a classroom of students through an hour of programming can sound intimidating, particularly if you aren’t experienced in it yourself. The secret is to do as I have – admit to yourself that you know nothing and your students are smarter than you. Trust me, it makes life easier and a lot more enjoyable Any grade level can do the Hour of Code. Worksheets Posted by mleone in C. trackback C and R have been sharing ideas when creating resources. The following worksheets were developed to use when investigating the properties of Beebots. The worksheets are to be used to record results of investigations. 5 Construction Challenges for Kids This is a sponsored post. A construction based challenge can be an excellent project for encouraging children to think creatively, to solve problems and to express their own ideas using a range of practical materials. Construction challenges provide a fabulous platform for the development of a range of important study, work and life skills, including;

Scratching the Surface: coding with Year 2 So some of you may know that this year, after 13 years of being a primary classroom teacher, I've moved into a specialist teaching role as Head of Computing. This has been great for me and I'm really enjoying getting to teach kids all the way from age 4 to 11. With the switch from ICT to Computing and the increased focus on computer science, coding was naturally top of my list of content to develop and ensure progression across each year group. Our school was already in a great position since my predecessor had begun including the use of Scratch, Kodu and other software back in 2011. My aim though was to seek a wider range of software to help deliver unique learning opportunities in each year group. The release of Scratch Jr this summer really couldn't have come at a better time.

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